Open Computer Lab | Davie Campus

The Open Computer Lab (Davie Campus) is located in the third floor of the Liberal Arts (LA) building, room 303.

This computer lab contains 51 Windows and Mac computers, as well as multiple printers. All the computers are connected to the campus network and have full access to the Internet.

This open lab is open to all FAU students, and allows them to complete class assignments, conduct research, and perform any other FAU-related academic work.

Hardware Available

The Open Computer Lab contains 4 scanners, 2 black and white laser printers, 1 color laser printer, and 1 color plotter printer.

QTY. PC Type OS Memory Hard Drive Processor
32 Dell Optiplex 9010 Windows 7 8 GB 250 GB 3.1 GHz Intel Core i5
6 Dell Optiplex 960 Windows 7 4 GB 250 GB 3.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Dual
3 Dell Optiplex 745 Windows 7 6 GB 80 GB 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Dual
10 iMac (21.5") Mountain Lion 10.8 16 GB 1 TB 2.7 GHz Intel Core i5


Computer Lab Layout

Davie Open Computer Lounge


Software Available

The following is a list of software packages available in the computer lab.

Windows Software Packages

 

Mac Software Packages

  • MS-Office 2010
    (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)
  • Adobe Creative Suite 6
    (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Browsers: Internet Explorer, Safari, & FireFox
  • Lockdown Browser
  • Autodesk
  • MS-Expression Web 3
  • Kidspiration
  • Inspiration 8
  • SPSS 21
 
  • MS-Office 2011
    (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)
  • Adobe Creative Suite 6
    (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Browsers: Safari, Chrome, & FireFox
  • Final Cut
  • Maya 2014

Printing in the Davie Open Computer Lab

The Davie Open Computer Lab is equipped with a pay-for-print system. The system requires a valid FAU student ID (Owl card), a faculty ID or a visitor's card. The visitor's card can be purchased within the lab for $1. Users can add money to their card as needed, using a cash-to-card machine, which is available inside the computer lab.

 
Type of Printing Cost
8.5" x 11" - Black & White $0.05
8.5" x 11" - Color Laser $0.65
36" x 24" - Plotter Color $5.00
36" x 48" - Plotter Color $10.00
36" x 72" - Plotter Color $15.00

Other Information

The Student Union Computer Lounge is accessible until 10:30 p.m. with the Owl card. For more information about the Davie Campus computer labs, please contact:

JunJie Hu

JunJie Hu
Academic Computer Labs Manager
Office: LA-312
Phone: 954-236-1202
Lab: 954-236-1200
E-mail: jhu3@fau.edu

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Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday CLOSED