Support for Computing in Academic Departments/Department Computing Support
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Welcome to the SCAD/DCS Program

The SCAD/DCS (Support for Computing in Academic Departments/Department Computing Support) program is the frontline support and maintenance for desktop hardware and software systems at Princeton University. It has been uniquely structured allowing the benefits of centralization and the freedom of decentralization. 


ServiceNow framework: Hybrid mode ending on October 10th
Sept. 28, 2022

We will be transitioning to fully utilizing the updated Service Catalog framework beginning October 10, 2022.

Princeton's GPU Hackathon pairs industry mentors with researchers
Sept. 22, 2022

At the fourth annual GPU Hackathon at Princeton, experts from NVIDIA, Princeton, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Boston College and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ​​worked with scientists to help them speed up their code.

This Month in IT, September 2022
Sept. 7, 2022

The September edition covers getting started with the Fall semester, the Creative Cloud, creating accessible coursework and communications and more.

Upcoming Events

Monthly OIT/SCAD/DCS support meeting
Tue, Oct 11, 2022, 12:00 pm1:30 pm
Monthly OIT/SCAD/DCS support meeting
Tue, Nov 15, 2022, 12:00 pm1:30 pm
701 Carnegie Center

Getting Help

If you need help, there are several resources you can turn to: