Student Computer Labs

The IS Computer Labs are located in the lower level of Gyte (The Learning Commons) and in the Library.  The IS Computer Labs provide the majority of the open computers available for student use.

Library Lab (SULB 200)

The following hardware may be found in the Library lab:

  • PCs
  • Mac computers
  • Black and white printers
  • Wall mounted LCD screens with laptop connection (equipment located at public services desk)
  • Color printer
  • ADA machines
  • Copy machines
  • Dollar bill changer
  • Venda coder machine
  • Laptops for loan

Gyte Lab

The following hardware may be found in the Gyte lab:

  • PCs
  • Black and white printers
  • Wall mounted LCD screens with PC connection
  • Color printer
  • Scanners
  • Fax machine for local numbers only
  • Binding Machine

Gyte Lab Hours

Spring Semester Hours (January 13-May 10, 2014)

Day Time
Monday-Thursday 7:30am-11:00pm
Friday 7:30am-5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm
Sunday 1:00pm-9:00pm


Date Remarks
January 20, 2014 Closed (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
March 8, 2014 Open 10:00am-2:00pm
March 9, 2014 Open 12:00pm-4:00pm
March 10-14, 2014 Open 9:00am-5:00pm (Spring Recess)
April 20, 2014 Closed
May 10, 2014 Open 9:00am-1:00pm

Semester Interim Hours (May 11-June 15, 2014)

Day Time
Monday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm-5:00pm
Sunday Closed


Date Remarks

May 26, 2014

Closed (Memorial Day)

All computers in both labs will accept USB (flash drive) devices, CDs and DVDs to store data.

If you do not have a storage device, you may save your work to your personal H: drive (100 mb) and access it from home.

Wireless networking is available throughout campus for those of you with laptops.  For information on laptop setup, please ask a consultant in either lab or click on the link below, ‘Wireless Network Access’ and follow the instructions to set it up yourself.

Additional Resources

H: drive


Open Access Computers

Wireless Network Access

Departmental Computer Labs(.pdf)

For Support / Contact Information

Contact the Customer Service Center,  phone: 219.989.2888 option 2; e-mail:

Gyte Commons North: 219.989.8003

Library: 219.989.2224

Note: To view PDF files, Adobe Acrobat Reader must be installed in your computer. Adobe Acrobat Reader is a free software and can be downloaded from the Adobe website.

Follow the instructions on the Adobe website to download the Reader.