Franklin Pierce University

Information Technology Services


The Franklin Pierce Help Desk is staffed between the hours of 8:00AM - 4:30PM on Monday through Friday and is located on the lower level of the DiPietro Library building.

The Help Desk Coordinator enters all service requests into our ticketing system and assigns them to the appropriate staff member. Requests can be made by phone (x4214), by email ( or by visiting the Help Desk service site online.

Service requests submitted outside normal business hours will not be checked until the next business day. Emergency calls after hours regarding system-wide outages should be directed to the switchboard operator at 603-899-4210.

For calls related to Canvas, support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via The Canvas Hotline 866-443-0656 or via Live Chat


The PaperCut system supports printing, copying, and scanning on campus. A user retrieves their document(s) at one of the public multi-function devices by swiping their ID card, typing in their ID card number, or by entering their network credentials (username and password.)


Cable Television : The University’s cable system is provided to all campus residences. Your TV must have an internal digital QAM Tuner to work on the cable system or you need to purchase a specific converter box for your TV.

Phone & Voicemail : Franklin Pierce provides local landline dial tone and voicemail to all students and residences upon request.


The IT Help Desk team manages, operates and maintains the University's media equipment and services. Equipment reservations for classroom use should be made at least 48 hours in advance by calling the IT Help Desk. Hours of availability are Mon - Fri from 8AM - 4:30PM.

A limited number of Apple DisplayPort > VGA adapters for Macs are available for short-term student use upon request. Please visit the IT Help Desk to request an adapter


Faculty support for the development and deployment of technology to enhance classroom teaching & learning (including CampusWeb, Canvas, and ePortfolios) is provided in Rindge by Tom Flanagan, Instructional Technologist. Inquiries & requests should be sent to or by phone at x1145.

CGPS faculty seeking support should contact Cathy Joaquim in Manchester at 603-647-3531.

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