The Service Desk is located in ABI Room 144
All on-campus academic buildings, with the exception of the off-site Agricultural Mechanization Center, are wired for LAN access. If a connection is not available in the location needed the department may need to submit a work order (X41950) and incur a Physical Plant charge for the placement of the data line.
In order to ensure compatibility and a quick response to problems, the University has authorized IT@Sam to provide computers for University use. Campus Computer Management Procedures.
If you are having problems with a University-owned computer and need assistance with either hardware or software support, you can place a work order through the Information Technology Work Order System, call the IT@Sam Service Desk at X41950 or e-mail Helpdesk@shsu.edu.
IT@Sam provides an extensive list of centrally-managed software. Please refer to the IT@Sam license information page for information on software licensed for your use. Software licensed by your department may be eligible for installation on the network after completing the software installation request form.To ensure license compliance, freeware and shareware should be approved by IT@Sam prior to installation. List of pre-approved, freeware and shareware.
IT@Sam will assist in configuring University-owned laptops for access to the University LAN. If you would like to have your laptop configured for access or need assistance you can contact the IT@Sam Service Desk at X41950 or e-mail Helpdesk@shsu.edu for assistance. Please refer to the IT@Sam Software Licensing page for information on licensed software.
All University residence halls have connections available for accessing the University LAN. Please refer to the residence hall connection page for information on activating your connection.