Public computing labs

Who may use the labs?

Arts-maintained public labs are intended for the use of 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.

Individuals discovered to be in violation of these guidelines for intended use, including out-of-faculty use and food and drink policy, may be banned from use of these facilities.

What is available in each of the labs?

Operating Systems in the labs

Windows 10

  • Arts Lecture Hall (AL)

  • Modern Languages (ML) 109 and 113

  • Psychology-Anthropology-Sociology (PAS) 1080, 1098, 1099, and 1237


  • East Campus Hall (ECH) 1205

  • PAS 1098

Available Software

Details of Each Lab

When are the labs open?

Lab Operating Times Special Notes
AL NUCs (located in the lobby of AL) Open 24/7
  • Limited software
  • Ideal for checking email and browsing
PAS 1080, PAS 1098, PAS 1099 Open 24/7
  • Open except during campus closure (Christmas Holidays)
PAS 1237

Open 24/7

  • Available for general use unless booked for a class or event. Course and exam bookings take precedent.

** 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.