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VPN access may be available to faculty, staff, students and some research assistants. If you would like to request access, use the form attached to this service.

Can't find what you're looking for? Click use this service to create a ticket.

The College's current license agreements provide for faculty and staff to download and install all Adobe products on Bowdoin-issued computers as well as personal computers. You can request access to the licenses through this form.

Students may request some hardware from the college in order to assist with taking classes online for the fall of 2020. Open this page for more details.

As we work towards offering an excellent online experience for the fall and as we continue to encourage staff to work from home, there may be technology needs that come up. You can make any requests using this service.

Information Technology provides email accounts to all current faculty, staff and students. If you need more time with your account after your departure, you may request an account extension.

It is important that all account information be kept up to date and accurate. Use this service to request changes to your user account that can't be changed through Workday.

Bowdoin has a large range of software titles available to faculty and staff that can be used for anything from office productivity to research. You can request an installation of a software title from here.

There are hundreds of network locations in which are stored millions of files that are used by a variety of faculty, staff and students across campus. Use this form to request access to those files as required by your position, job or class.

GraphPad Prism is no longer available for campus-wide use. A small number of licenses are available. You can make a request for a license key using this request form.

A distribution list can be used to send e-mail messages to multiple people at once by sending mail to a single e-mail address. This form will allow you to request a distribution group that contains only @bowdoin.edu addresses.

Submit service requests for the main Bowdoin website.

Request help managing a new system implementation or an IT-related project for your department.

Game consoles including the Sony PS3, PS4, Microsoft Xbox 360, Xbox One and Nintendo's Wii U and Switch, most media streaming devices such as a Roku Streaming Stick+, the Apple TV and the Amazon Fire Stick and smart speakers such as the Amazon Echo need to be registered in order to be able to access the wireless network.

Request access to a shared calendar.

Training is required for CMS access. Learn more about signing up.

Mailman email lists are lists made up of a mix of Bowdoin email addresses and those outside of the college. They can be used for a variety of situations and purposes. This form walks you through the steps to request a new list.

Email is used as a major form of communication in our world today and we often rely heavily on the fact that it should simply work. Unfortunately, email is also a very technical concept and has a lot of moving parts that can cause it to fail. This service request form gives you the opportunity to let us know that you're experiencing an issue with your email so we can quickly direct the request to the right person or group to help resolve the issue quickly.

Faculty and staff can request the creation of a softphone, or virtual phone, that will work similarly to their office phone, through software on a computer or smartphone.

Faculty and staff can request a pickup of Bowdoin-issued computer hardware or consumer electronics to be disposed of, recycled or re-issued elsewhere on campus.

The Service Desk is able to replace broken or damaged peripherals or work with you to purchase new peripherals to replace broken items purchased by a department in the past.