Computer Labs

Computer labs maintained by the Department of Art are located on the floor 4 of the Center for the Arts building.

During scheduled open hours, homework lab CA 4012 is open to students enrolled in art, art history and art education classes starting the second week of the fall and spring semesters.  This lab is monitored closely.  All labs are closed when the university is closed, including holiday breaks. 

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Spring 2023 CA 4012 Homework Computer Lab Schedules:

The Homework Computer Lab 4012 usually opens to Art, Art History and Art Education majors the 2nd week of the fall and spring semesters and closes the second to last day of finals.  

The lab is closed when the university is closed, including holidays and inclement weather. 

Fall 2023:  Closed Thanksgiving break: Wednesday, November 22 to Sunday, November 26, 2022.

Weekly Schedule starting February, 6th 2023: 

Day  Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Satuday-Sunday CLOSED

Fall 2023 Finals Week Schedule:

Day Hours Open
Tues., Dec. 12 -  Thurs., Dec. 14 9 am - 7 pm                     
Fri., Dec. 15 - Sun., Dec 17 9 am - 3 pm                          
Mon., Dec. 18 9 am - 5 pm

Please Note

  • Hours may vary each fall and spring semester. 
  • Open hours change during final exam period. 
  • The lab is closed during Minimester and Summer sessions. 
  • The lab is closed when the university is closed, including holidays and inclement weather. 

Printing Policy in Computer Labs

Students enrolled in graphic, illustration, photography or digital art classes are allotted 50 letter size sheets per semester. 

Standard Software

The following software can be found in most, if not all, Departmrnt of Art + Design, Art History, and Art Education computer labs:

  • Adobe Creative Suite 2022
  • Storyboard 
  • Microsoft Office 365 
  • Mac OS 12 (which covers Garageband, Pages, etc)
  • Maya and Toon Boom in the main labs only


  • Students are encouraged to purchase thumbdrives or external hard drives.
  • All new computers have combo-drives or super-drives, and USB-2 and Firewire ports.
  • Zip drives are no longer offered.
  • Undergraduate Art + Design students who are currently enrolled in or have completed ART 217 (or equivalent) receive access to storage on the Department of Art + Design server. All MFA graduate students automatically receive storage as well.

Department of Art + Design, Art History, Art Education
Center for the Arts, Room 3103 
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-2808