Computer Labs

Need access to a software and can't afford it? Visit a computer lab on campus or online.

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Computer Lab Locations & Hours

Langsam Library

Front entryway of Langsam Library
  • Location: Langsam Library 4th Floor & STRC
  • Computer types: 68 Windows & 24 macOS
  • Contact: Lab Phone: (513)556-0168

Lab Hours

Summer Hours:

Monday – Friday: 8am – 11pm

Saturday: 10am – 11pm

Sunday: Noon – 11pm

Fall & Spring Hours:

Open 24/7 (except government holidays & break)

Break week hours

8am – 5pm Monday – Friday, closed on weekends

Langsam Official Hours

Langsam STRC Information

ResNet West Campus Computer Lab & Study

ResNet window on Main Street
  • Location: Steger Student Life Center 535
  • Computer Type: 6 Windows
  • Group Study: Tables & chairs available for group work.
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (closed on government holidays)

031 McMicken Computer Lab

  • Location: McMicken Hall 031
  • Machines: 25 Windows
  • Contact: (513)556-3891    

Lab Hours

Fall & Spring Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8am - 7pm

Friday 8am - 4pm

Closed during the Summer semester, weekends, break weeks and government holidays.

Lindner Center Computer Lab (Athletes Only)

  • Location: Lindner Center Rooms 560/565
  • Machines: 40 Windows
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Closed on weekends and government holidays

Need access to a piece of software? Need to access it from off-campus or away from a computer lab? Students, faculty, and staff can access MyDesk for online access.

Visit the IT@UC Knowledge Base articles for step-by-step instructions to install the MyDesk app on your desktop or access MyDesk with an internet browser

Computer Lab Software & Equipment

Use the following Software and Equipment chart to determine if the lab you wish to use (in-person or virtual) has the software or equipment you need. Use the Computer Specs to see computer specifications for in-person and virtual labs.

IT@UC Computer Labs Software & Equipment; a dash means the software/equipment is not found in the location.

Software

Langsam 4th Floor

ResNet 535 Steger

McMicken 031

Lindner 570/574M

MyDesk IT@UC Virtual Desktop

7–Zip

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

Yes

Adobe Flash Player

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Git

Yes

Google Chrome

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

IBM SPSS Statistics 25

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Java 8

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Java SE Development Kit

Yes (Mac)

Yes

Kaltura Capture 

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2019

Yes (Mac)

Yes

Microsoft OneDrive

Yes

Microsoft OneNote

Yes

Microsoft Silverlight

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Visual Studio Code





Yes

Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 Community

Yes

Mozilla Firefox ESR

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Notepad++

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

NetBeans 8.2

Yes

PuTTY

Yes (Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Python 3

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

R

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

RStudio

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Rtools

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

SAS 9.4 

Yes

VLC Media Player

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

VMware Horizon Client (Virtual Labs)

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Wepa Print App

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

WinSCP

       

Yes

Wolfram Mathematica 12

Yes (Mac & Win)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Equipment

Epson Scanner

Win (STRC only)

Dell Optiplex 7450 All-In-One

  • Operating System: Windows 10 version 1809
  • CPU (Processor): Intel Core i5-7500 3.40 GHz Quad Core
  • Memory (RAM): 8.00 GB
  • Storage: 256 GB SSD
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon R7 M465X 2 GB VRAM    
  • Screen: 23.5 inches 1080p HD Non-Touch      
  • Available Features: 
    • CD/DVD Drive
    • SD Card Reader (left side)
    • 1 USB 3.0 (left side)
    • 1 USB C (left side)
    • 1 3.5mm Headphone Jack (left side)
    • 1 Built-in Webcam    

Apple iMac

  • Operating System: macOS 10.13.6 (High Sierra)
  • CPU (Processor): Intel Core i5 3.00 GHz Quad Core    
  • Memory (RAM): 8.00 GB
  • Storage: 256 GB SSD
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon Pro 555 2 GB VRAM    
  • Screen: 21.5 inches Retina 4K  
  • Available Features: 
    • SD Card (back side)
    • 2 USB 3.0 (back side)
    • 2 Thunderbolt USB C (back side)
    • 1 3.5mm Headphone Jack (back side)
    • 1 Built-in Webcam

Virtual Machine (MyDesk)

  • Operating System: Windows 10 version 1809
  • CPU (Processor): Intel Xeon Gold 613202.60 
  • Memory (RAM): 6.00 GB
  • Storage: 125 GB SSD
  • Graphics: 128 MB Virtual GPU
  • Screen: Adjustable resolution up to 3840x2160 (4K)  
  • Available Features: 
    • Available on Mac, Windows and Mobile
    • USB Integration
    • Audio passthrough
    • Outside Access through VPN