Computer Services

Computer Services provides network and desktop support to staff and faculty, including network maintenance and administration, setup and support of university-owned desktops and laptops and Office 365 administration and assistance.

Please browse the list of Help Topics for assistance with some frequently asked questions such as how to set up a Skype for Business online meeting, how to share your calendar with other users and how to connect your devices to NSCAD’s wireless networks.

If you are a student requiring assistance with login issues, please review the “Troubleshooting login issues” page under our help topics. If these troubleshooting steps do not resolve the issue, please visit the Office of Student Experience, the Office of Admissions or the Multimedia Help Desk for further assistance. You can also use the online Password Manager utility to test, change or reset your password.

Students looking for assistance with computer labs, printing, Brightspace, or equipment sign-outs should check the Multimedia Help Site. Faculty can also find helpful information on the Multimedia site regarding equipment and digitally-equipped classrooms.


Tim MacInnes, Director, Computer Services

Denis Belliveau, Systems Administrator

Tori Brine, Administrative Desktop Support


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