The Office of Information Technology (OIT) IT Help Desk will have reduced hours this week with walk-in and chat support ending at 6 p.m. and phone support ending at 8 p.m. On Wednesday, phone support will also end at 6 p.m. The IT Help Desk will be closed for regular business operations from Thursday, December 23, 2021, through Sunday, January 2, 2022, for the winter break. Continue reading Winter Hours for the IT Help Desk
Securely Connect to the SMU Networks
There are several options for connecting to the SMU campus network once you are on campus. To securely connect your computer or mobile device wirelessly, choose the PerunaNet Wi-Fi network, and log in using your SMU ID and password. Of course, the wired network will provide the best performance and security.
Also, if the wireless goes down in your room, please call 214-768-HELP. We can fix it, but only if we know about it.
You can find out more about the campus wireless networks at smu.edu/wifi. Continue reading Incoming Students: Tech Essentials for Living on Campus
Navigating this semester will be challenging enough. We know you’ll have questions, and we are here to help!
The IT Help Desk is available 7 days a week to answer your questions and resolve many technology-related issues. If they are not able to assist with the issue, they will send a ticket for a resolution to the appropriate individuals. So don’t hesitate to ask for help! Continue reading Need Help? We Got You Covered.
The IT Help Desk closes at 5 p.m. Friday, December 20, 2019, and will be unavailable for walk-in support over the weekend and until Thursday, January 2, 2020.
During winter break, our walk-in hours will be 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Only phone support will be available on weekends until regular semester hours resume on Friday, January 17, 2020. Continue reading IT Help Desk Winter Break Hours 2019
The IT Help Desk provides support to the entire campus community. In addition to supporting current faculty, staff, and students, the Help Desk provides limited assistance to retirees, parents and prospective students. Many of the Help Desk staff are HDI certified and all are committed to providing exceptional service.
The IT Help Desk is available to answer questions regarding any of the services that IT provides and any of the software applications that we support. They are able to assist with network configurations, software troubleshooting and training, email support and configuration, and more. You can reach them at 214-768-HELP (4357), email@example.com, or in person at the IT Help Desk in Fondren Library West. Continue reading The IT Help Desk: Your Tech Support First Responders