Technology Solutions Centre

Computers and softwareComputers and software

Standard hardware for faculty and staff is provided by the Technology Solutions Centre (TSC). The purpose of the TSC is to provide institutional sales assistance to UVic employees. Faculty and staff interested in purchasing standard university technologies (i.e. computers, software, telephones, and audiovisual equipment) are encouraged to contact the Technology Solutions Centre. The trained staff there can assess requirements, recommend solutions, acquire computer equipment, provide demonstrations, and answer questions regarding desktop and laptop computer configurations.

The Technology Solutions Centre is an institutional

  • computer purchasing centre and demonstration facility,
  • technology solution review service, and
  • equipment repair centre.

Who can use this service?

  • Faculty
  • Staff

How do I request or access this service?

To arrange for a computer hardware consultation, email, call 250-853-3572, or drop by the Technology Solutions Centre in Clearihue C143.

You may also view and order standard technologies online.

What is the cost for this service?

Consulting services are provided free of charge. Costs for technologies vary depending on configuration and the type of technology.

When is this service available?

Faculty and staff may visit the Technology Solutions Centre to view computer configurations by appointment or during drop-in hours, Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Departments looking to purchase audiovisual equipment are encouraged to email to arrange a consultation with an audiovisual expert.

How do I get help with this service?

Contact the Technology Solutions Centre for help with this service:

  • Email:
  • Telephone: 250-853-3572
  • In Person: Clearihue C143