Structured Cable Design

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Structured Cable/Cabling Design provides a means to design cabling solutions and have qualified vendors provide structured cabling infrastructure installation, moves, adds, and changes to new and existing Local Area Networks (LANs).


Facilities and other customers may request new cabling design for a construction project or other renovation. This service is to design structured cabling and then coordinate installation that meets or exceeds industry standards. LAN cabling infrastructure provided with this service enables the transport of voice, data, and video over various copper and fiber optic media.

Service Level Options
Dependent Services
Faculty, Staff and Students
Faculty, Staff and Students
Hours of Availability

Service is available during normal university business hours of 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday – Friday.


Support is provided by Information Technology Services during normal university business hours of 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday – Friday. To obtain assistance with this service, please contact the NTS Service Manager.


Charges for this service vary depending on needs of the customer and may include materials and outside labor.

An additional rate of $300 will be charged for every port installed (required for network activation).

Request for Service

This service can be requested by contacting the Service Desk at 617.373.4357 (xHELP).

This service can also be requested electronically be visiting myHelp and submitting a self-service request online.

Version, Date last updated
Last Updated: July 2010
Get Started

See the Get Help x4357 > myHelp Support page to learn how to submit a self-service request online or go directly to myHelp to login.