Student computing facilities

Computers and softwareComputers and software

University Systems provides general use computer labs for drop-in and classes. Our facilities include resources for students and instructors like printing, specialty equipment, and study spaces. The labs provide access to desktop computers running Windows and macOS and a variety of applications for productivity, research, design, and statistical analysis.

Who can use this service?

  • Students
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Affiliates

How do I request or access this service?

Drop-in computers are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. All users with a valid NetLink ID can login to lab computers. Faculty and staff may book teaching labs for classes, labs, and training sessions. Students can book group project rooms and media studios as well.

What is the cost for this service?

Computer use is provided free of charge current students, faculty, and staff.

Bookings are free of charge for most academic events. See our using the teaching labs section for details of room booking, labour, and staffing fees.

When is this service available?

Operating hours are adjusted based on seasonal demand. Visit the Computer labs site for details.

How do I get help with this service?

For assistance with this service, please contact the Computer Help Desk:

Telephone: 250-721-7687
In person: Clearihue A037