Gwynedd Mercy University offers general purpose and specialized computer facilities for use by individual students and scheduled classes. These labs are managed by Institutional Technology Services and staffed by lab managers or student computer lab aids and assistants who will be there to help you use the various software and hardware. All labs have Internet access so you can conduct research, download information, and save your work to your Google Drive.
The Student Technology Center located on the Main Campus is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Departmental labs are controlled by the individual departments and can be reserved by instructors; these labs will be unavailable during those reserved times. Computer labs on our Center City Philadelphia and Bensalem campuses are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m.
Main Campus Computer Labs:
Star Schools Learning Center (St. Bernard Hall, Room 16)
The Star Schools Learning Center features twenty workstations running Windows 10 operating system and Microsoft Office 2013. All workstations are located in receded desks to provide an optimal learning environment without the obstructions common in an ordinary computer lab. This lab also features Smart Board Technology, a scanner, and a LaserJet network printer.
Natural Science & Mathematics Computer Lab (Francis M. Maguire Hall, Room 203)
The Natural Science & Mathematics lab features twenty workstations running the Windows 10 operating system. These workstations support Microsoft Office 2013, this lab is also equipped with a LaserJet network printer.
University Hall Lab (University Hall, Room W108)
This a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) lab, features thirty Wyse thin-clients running a windows 10 operating system. The room is also equipped with a remote controlled projection system, Smart Board technology, wireless microphones, Lecture Capture technology and a LaserJet network printer.
Finance Trading Lab (University Hall, Room E204)
The Finance Trading lab, features sixteen desktops with dual monitor display units running a Windows 10 operating system. These desktops computers support MS office 2013. This computer lab also features a 42 feet stock ticker, two digital signage displays for new and information about financial markets, a projection system and network printer.
Center City Campus:
Main Lab (Fourth Floor)
The Main Lab features 24 workstations running the Windows 10 operating system along with Microsoft Office 2013.
Main Lab (Room 114)
The Main Lab features 16 workstations running the Windows 10 operating system along with Microsoft Office 2013.