Computer Labs

Housatonic Computer Laboratories

Computer Lab Locations and Schedules: Computer study labs are open for Housatonic students during the spring and fall semesters, as well as during summer and winter intercessions when classes are in session. When classes are not in session the labs may be open on an abbreviated basis. Lab hours may vary and are subject to change depending on academic activity and school closings. When in doubt, refer to lab hour postings.

The Self-Paced Studies Lab is for students enrolled in iMATH or in Self-Paced English or Math courses. It is a drop-in lab. Students do not need an appointment and tutoring is available for iMATH, Math 075, Math 095, English 013 and English 043. Students should bring their own headphones when audio is required.

The Self-Paced Studies Lab location and hours are shown in the chart below.

The Center for Academic Progress (The CAP)

Accuplacer Preparation Workshop (required before taking the placement test)
Accuplacer Prep Tutoring Available for Math and English

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Lafayette: Rooms A227 & A209
Walk-in Hours
9:00– 5:30

Open ‘til 7 PM
Walk-in Hours
9:00– 5:30

Open ‘til 7 PM
Walk-in Hours
9:00– 5:30

Open ‘til 7 PM
Walk-in Hours
9:00– 3:00

Open ‘til 4:30 PM
Walk-in Hours
9:00– Noon

Open ‘til 4:30 PM
Closed
Closed

 

General Use Computer labs are available for all registered students. These are also drop-in labs. They are equipped with state-of-the-art computers and laser printers. A variety of software is installed to assist students taking computer science, office technology, and general study courses. Internet access is available for academic purposes only and is limited to one hour at a time. Students should bring their own headphones when audio is required.

General open lab locations and hours for Lafayette Hall and for Beacon Hall are shown in the chart below.

General Open Lab Schedules
When classes are not in session the labs may be open on an abbreviated basis.

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Lafayette
Rms. A230 & A232
8:30am - 4:00pm
8:30am - 9:00pm
8:30am - 9:00pm
8:30am - 9:00pm
8:30am - 4:00pm
8:30am - 4:00pm
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Beacon Hall
Rms. 111 & 114
8:00am - 9:00pm
8:00am - 9:00pm
8:00am - 9:00pm
8:00am - 9:00pm
8:00am - 4:00pm
Closed
Closed

The Board of Trustees Acceptable Use Policy governs the use of State owned computers, peripheral equipment as well as the State provided infrastructure and internet connectivity. The computer lab equipment may not be used for personal or commercial purposes. A copy of the Computer Lab Operating Guide is available for students. Failure to follow the rules included in this Guide may result in a loss of computer privileges.