Division of IT offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 28 and 29 for the university's Thanksgiving break. Offices will reopen on Monday, December 2, 2019.

Additional service modifications are listed below.


Campus Information (301.405.1000)

Campus Information will close at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27 and reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, December 2.


Service Desk (301.405.1500) and Terrapin Tech (1221 McKeldin)

The Service Desk call center will close at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27 and reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, December 2. On Friday, November 29 from 9 - 11 a.m. and 2 - 5 p.m., Service Desk staff will respond to tickets received via email and voicemail only.

Terrapin Tech (computer sales and service) will operate with reduced hours on Tuesday, November 26 (8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.) and will close at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27 and reopen according to regular hours on Monday, December 2.


Classroom Support Office (301.405.2500)

The Classroom Support office will close at 10 p.m. on Tuesday, November 26 and reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, December 2.


Production Services

CICS - service for MVS users:

  • Thursday -- normal holiday service
  • Friday -- normal holiday service
  • Saturday -- normal Saturday service
  • Sunday -- normal Sunday service

ARES (service for Web Administrative Applications) and TESTUDO (service for Web Student Applications) will offer normal service throughout the holiday weekend.


Questions should be directed to the Service Desk at 301.405.1500.