University-Owned Device Support


Computer hardware and software troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair service. 

Who can access

  • Current OHIO faculty, staff, emeriti, and students 

How to request access

  • University-owned computers 

  • Personally-owned computers 

    • Bring the device to the IT Service Desk at Bobcat Depot located on the first floor of Baker University Center (1 Park Place Athens, Ohio).


University-owned computers 

  • Central management of licensed applications and operating system updates for Windows and Mac devices

  • On-site evaluation and repairs for computer issues

Personally-owned computers 

  • Walk-in repair service available at the Service Desk at Bobcat Depot

  • Free evaluation of computer issues

  • Hourly labor rate for non-warranty repairs 

  • Warranty service for Macs and business-class Dells and Lenovos

Additional resources

Join the Computer and Device Support Advisory Community

Service support

Get help

  • Visit the Technology Help Center ( to get live support, view outages, and browse trainings.


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