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Office of Information Technology (OIT)

UT Arlington
OIT: Office of Information Technology

Work Order · 817-272-2208 · System Status

We are your IT partner!

Help Desk Home Page

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The Help Desk receives, resolves, and/or escalates all computer related requests from faculty, staff, or students by phone, e-mail, in-person, or live chat.


The Help Desk provides the following services:

  • Input of IT requests
  • Resolutions on common issues (account management, basic MyMav support, Library guest accounts, wireless connection for client laptops, lab printing, file storage support, etc.)
  • Escalation of IT requests (second tier staff reviews all assigned tickets to ensure they have all required information and escalate to the appropriate OIT group)
  • Distribution of information about IT service interruptions

How to Request a Service or Report a Problem:

  • Use our IT Help site to report a problem, request a service, or review your open tickets
  • E-mail the Help Desk at
  • Call the Help Desk at 817.272.2208

What to Expect When You Request a Service 

  • You will receive an e-mail with your ticket number.
  • A Help Desk technician will send you an e-mail to do the following:
    • Provide his/her name and inform you that he/she will be working on your request.
    • Request any additional information needed to resolve the request.
    • Setup a time to contact you if needed.
    • Provide a "best case scenario" estimate for work completion date/time.
  • During the work process, the Help Desk technician will provide major status updates.
  • When the request is resolved, the Help Desk technician will send you a completion notice by e-mail.
  • If the Help Desk agent cannot resolve the issue, he/she will escalate it to the proper OIT group.
Hours of Operation

Contact Information

Main Office: First Floor Lobby, Central Library
Phone: 817.272.2208
Fax: 817.272.2063