Bookable Labs | Public Labs

Who can use the labs?

Arts-maintained public labs are intended for:

  • Arts students and students taking Arts courses that require the use of software or other resources not available in their home faculty.
  • Courtesy use by other members of the UW community is at the discretion of the Arts Computing Office.

Bookable labs

The following labs can be booked for use by the Faculty of Arts and closely affiliated programs and groups. 

  • Classes and exams have priority in these labs.
  • Use of the labs for purposes not related to teaching and learning is restricted to Faculty of Arts needs.
  • Bookings are handled through Arts classroom scheduling processes.

Please request one-off room bookings for ECH 1205, ML 109, ML 113, and PAS 1237 through your departmental administrator, who will complete the web request form on your behalf. Inquiries about non-Arts reservations for any lab must be requested by the web request form and will be need to be approved by the IT Director.

Non-bookable, public labs 

The following labs are open to the public 24/7.

Available software

** Log into the student portal and under Widgets, choose Computer Labs.

Live chat

Computing questions? Connect with the Arts Computing Office Help Desk on our live chat! Available Monday to Friday, 9:30AM - 4:30PM, with some exceptions.