Contact CAEN

Duderstadt Center – 2nd Floor

Notice: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, walk-up and phone support are limited.

Before submitting your question to a CAEN consultant, you may want to try finding your answer by searching the CAEN Knowledge Base.

The CAEN Help Desk

The Help Desk is the College of Engineering’s main computing and IT support contact on North Campus. Consultants are available to answer your questions about accessing computer labs, software, and other U-M computing services. If the Help Desk cannot answer you question or problem directly, they will ensure it is submitted to the correct CAEN support team.

You can call the Help Desk at (734) 764-CAEN [2236]. If no one is available, you may leave a voicemail, and a consultant will respond as soon as possible. Please make sure to clearly speak your U-M uniqname.

Chat with a Consultant

To open a Live Chat session with a Help Desk consultant, you can open a browser tab, or click the Blue button in the bottom-right corner of the page. If no consultant is available, you will be prompted to submit an offline message, and the next available consultant will contact you at the email address you provide.

Send Email to a Consultant

To email CAEN consultants, send your message to from your U-M ( email address. You may also submit your request using our online contact form. This form requires authentication with a UMICH password and Duo two-factor authentication.