COMPUTING AND TECHNOLOGY SERVICES

Computing Help Desk

The Computing Help Desk is the first point of contact for technical assistance on campus. We have a kind and courteous staff on hand to support the computing needs of faculty, staff and students. If the Help Desk isn't able to resolve your problem or request at first contact, a Change Order will be submitted to have the problem/request directed to the appropriate group.

Primary Support Areas

  • Account/Login Issues - Faculty, Staff and Students
  • Banner SSB & INB - Faculty and Staff
  • E-mail - Outlook, Entourage, OWA, Student Webmail
  • Network Connectivity - Wired, Wireless
  • PC and Mac - OS, Applications
  • Printing - Network, Local
  • Equipment/Software Purchases - Faculty and Staff
  • User Account Requests - New Faculty and Staff

Please Note The Help Desk only supports campus owned equipment and software

Contact Information

There are a number of ways to contact the Help Desk for technical assistance:

Phone 716-878-4357
E-mail chd@buffalostate.edu
Location Butler Library 146
Forms Online Request Forms (Faculty/Staff Only)
Job Opportunities Online Application (Students Only)

Fall/Spring Full-Service Hours

  • Monday - Thursday 8:30am-8:00pm
  • Friday 8:30am-7:00pm
  • Saturday/Sunday Closed

*Additional walk-in service is available 8:00pm-11:00pm Mon-Thurs, 9:00am-5:00pm Saturday, and 11:00am-11:00pm Sunday.

Summer/Intersession Full-Service Hours

  • Monday - Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
  • Saturday/Sunday Closed

*Additional walk-in service is available 4:30pm-8:00pm Mon-Thurs and 9:00am-5:00pm Saturday.

Please Note During non-business hours, you can e-mail the Help Desk or leave voicemail. We'll respond to your problem/request when we reopen the following business day.