Information Technology Team

The mission of the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation Information Technology Team (OVPRI-IT) is to maintain and improve the computing infrastructure of OVPRI, associated sub-departments, and selected research institutes.

For assistance with IT related problems (computers, phone, networking, etc) please feel free to contact the IT team in any of the following ways:

  • ServiceNow Ticket:  At the 4Help website (https://4help.vt.edu) please click on the Login link at the top right hand corner and after logging in submit a ticket by clicking the Get Help link. This will generate a ServiceNow ticket that should go to all members of the IT Team.

  • Email:  Send an email to ovprisupport@vt.edu. This will generate a ServiceNow ticket automatically and all members of the IT team will be notified.

  • Phone:  A ServiceNow ticket or email sent to ovprisupport@vt.edu are the preferred means of contacting the IT team as every member will be notified of an issue. If one of those options are not available or if there is an immediate need to speak with a  member of the IT team please see the staff directory listing for IT.