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Classroom Helpline (4HELP)

The Classroom Helpline provides rapid response for instructors with technological needs in classrooms or labs. Instructors may also schedule staff for on-site technology assistance or instruction.

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OSU Wireless Network Reset

When you reset your password through, you may also need to update settings on laptops and other mobile devices to maintain access to OSU Wireless. For a quick and simple fix, download the configuration utility for your specific device.

University E-mail Service for faculty and staff

All Ohio State faculty and staff are eligble to use the University E-mail Service. For user details, see our University E-mail Service page.

Student E-mail Account Activation

Ohio State students are required to select Buckeye Mail or another commercial account (Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc.) for university e-mail services. To activate your new student account, see our Buckeye Mail page.

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