Computer Labs

Department of Computer Science

In our department, we have a total of three labs. Two of the labs are instructional labs and the other one is a research labs. All of our systems are connected to our campus Ethernet.

Linux Lab

One of the instructional labs, the Linux Lab consists of 28 Dell Precision Workstations running Arch Linux with Intel i7-6700 Processors, 16GB DDR4 RAM, NVIDIA Quadro K620 ( 2GB of VRAM), and a 500GB SSD. Installed software includes IDEs and editors like Eclipse, Emacs, Vim, and Netbeans. Supported languages include Java, C/C++, Python, Perl, Lisp, OCaml, Haskell, Prolog, and D.

Mac Lab

Our second instructional lab, the Mac lab consists of 28 21.5" 4K iMacs with Intel i7-7700 Processors, 16GB DDR4 RAM, AMD Radeon Pro 560 GPU (4GB of VRAM), and a 512GB SSD. Installed software includes XCode, Eclipse, Visual Studio Code, Sublime Text, Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Office, and most of the command-line utilities found in the Linux Lab.

Research Lab

Our research lab is directed by all faculty conducting independent and student research. The equipment in the room can vary. Currently, the lab is housed with:

  • four Intel Core i7-3770 PCs with 12GB of RAM, NVIDIA GTX 1050 Tis, and 120GB SSDs
  • four 27" iMacs with 8 or 16GB of RAM, dedicated NVIDIA or AMD GPUs, and SSDs
  • one Intel Core i7-5930K workstation with 32GB of RAM, AMD Radeon VII GPU, AMD Radeon Vega 64 Frontier Edition GPU, and 256GB SSD
  • one Intel Core i7-8086K workstation with 32GB of RAM, Dual NVIDIA GTX 1080 GPUs, and 512GB SSD

This lab is also equipped with a 46" flat screen display and a 65' flat screen display for large group presentations.

  • Lab Hours

    All the labs are open the following times during the Fall 2017 Semester. Be sure to check the signage near lab doors for reservations. 

    Monday 8:00am - 8:00pm
    Tuesday 8:00am - 8:00pm
    Wednesday 8:00am - 8:00pm
    Thursday 8:00am - 8:00pm
    Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed
  • Lab Support Staff

    If you have any problems in the labs, please see one of the following Lab Support Staff members or email

    Todd Echterling