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IT Services Help Desk

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IT Services administers technology-based services and support for UCSD staff and faculty. The IT Services Help Desk provides information on a variety of topics and offers 24-hour help to UCSD staff and faculty who are having technical problems.

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How to contact the Help Desk

  • The IT Services Help Desk is available at (858) 534-1853 weekdays from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • After business hours, if you need to report a business system/campus phone/floor or building Internet connection outage affecting 10 or more people. Please call (858) 534-1853 and leave a detailed message.
  • If you need assistance (non-emergency) or have a general inquiry, please send an e-mail request and you can expect a response within 1 to 2 business days.
  • Students can contact the IT Services Student Help Desk at (858) 534-ACMS (2267).

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