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C&IT Help Desk


The C&IT Help Desk is Wayne State University's campus technology headquarters. Call, email, live chat or stop in for one-on-one help with any WSU IT systems, including Wayne Connect, Blackboard, Academica and more. The Help Desk offers computer and mobile device diagnostics and repairs, free and discounted software, and other services. It is the Help Desk's top priority to ensure all computing issues are resolved on first contact or are routed to higher tiers of support with 100 percent accuracy.

The C&IT Help Desk store sells tech accessories like cords, cables, chargers and more.

Available To

Students, Faculty, Staff, Retirees, Guests

Key Features

The C&IT Help Desk offers a wide variety of services and products to meet all your technology needs.

  • C&IT systems support: Call, email, live chat or drop by anytime for free assistance with Wayne Connect email, Blackboard, Academica or any WSU system.
  • Tech accessories for purchase: Ethernet cords, flash drives, charging cables and more.
  • Computer and Device Repairs: Get one-on-one support for your smart phone, tablet or computer — including complimentary Wi-Fi setup.
  • Software: WSU offers a selection of free and discounted software for students, faculty and staff.


The C&IT Help Desk provides many free and discounted services and products to members of the WSU community. Check individual service pages for full pricing information. Support in accessing and using WSU systems is always available free of charge.

Contact Us

The C&IT Help Desk is available Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. for phone calls, email or live chat.

The C&IT Help Desk office is open Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for in person and hands-on support.

  • Suite 005 in the lower level of the Student Center Building.

The C&IT Help Desk is closed on University holidays.