Locations, Hours & Details


The Samueli School of Engineering has computer labs & study lounges to serve our students. 

 
The computer labs are especially busy during midterms & finals so plan accordingly!

NOTE: ET 201 and ET 204 computer labs are CLOSED for Summer. Please use ECT 123 and MSTB 224.

General Information

The Henry Samueli School of Engineering has six computer labs to serve our instructional computing needs. The labs provide a unique environment for coursework, collaboration, and community.
  • The computer labs allow students the opportunity to use specialized software not available for installation on personally-own laptops.
  • The labs are especially utilized by our Seniors completing their senior design projects.
  • Their availability and open hours benefit students who need quiet study space away from home.
  • UCInet Mobile Access is available in all of the computer labs.
  • Computer labs are maintained by School of Engineering computing staff.


Instructors and TA’s reserve the right to restrict access to registered students when scheduled classes are in session.


MSTB 224 - HSSOE General Use

MSTB 224 located in the Multi-Science and Technology Building is the main general-use Engineering computer lab used for instruction. It is available to Engineering students on a walk-in basis when discussions are not scheduled. Check the schedule posted on the doors or visit the online schedule.
  • Hours & Availability:
    • The building is locked after 10:00pm Monday - Friday, after 6:00pm on Saturdays, and all day on Sundays.
    • Students can access the room (after hours) using the door code sent to their email address each quarter.
    • Request a door code at the Engineering Student Affairs office if you didn't receive it via email.
  • Facilities include:
    • Projector connected to TA station with extra AV inputs for laptops.
    • TA station equipped with computer.
    • Ceiling speakers along with inputs at TA station to connect laptop & external device audio.
    • Campus wireless network.
    • Extra outlets to charge laptops.
    • Empty tables and chairs for group collaboration.
    • Extra whiteboards.
    • Printer.
  • There are 75 desktops and 1 TA station.
  • Computer make & model: HP Z230 Small Form-Factor Workstation
    • scroll down to see full specifications.
  • Monitors: Mixture of 24-inch and 21.1-inch monitors, fully-articulating and height-adjustable.
  • Additional study tables located in the back of the room for studying and group collaboration.
 

ECT 123 -  HSSOE General Use

ECT 123 is located inside the Engineering Computing Trailer. The room is available to HSSOE students on a walk-in basis when discussions are not scheduled. Check the schedules posted on the door or view the online schedule.
  • Hours & Availability:
    • ECT 123 is open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
    • Enter using the glass door.
    • Students can access the room (after hours) using the door code sent to their email address each quarter.
    • Request a door code at the Engineering Student Affairs office if you didn't receive it via email.
    • The room is closed and access is restricted during the Winter Holiday recess.
  • Facilities include:
    • Projector connected to TA station with extra AV inputs for laptops.
    • Ceiling speakers along with inputs at TA station to connect laptop & external device audio.
    • Campus wireless network..
    • Printer.
    • Laptop charging is limited.
  • There are 46 desktops and 1 TA station.
  • Computer make & model: HP Z230 Small Form-Factor Workstation
    • scroll down to see full specifications.
  • Monitors: HP L2045w, 21.5 inch, fully-articulating and height-adjustable.


ET 201 -  HSSOE General Use

ET 201 is located on the Plaza Level of Engineering Tower. The room is available to HSSOE students on a walk-in basis when discussions are not scheduled. Check the schedules posted on the door or view the online schedule.
  • Hours & Availability:
    • Open 7 days a week 7am - midnight
    • The room is closed and access is restricted during the Winter Holiday recess.
  • Facilities include:
    • Projector connected to TA station with extra AV inputs for laptops.
    • Ceiling speakers along with inputs at TA station to connect laptop & external device audio.
    • Campus wireless network.
    • Printer.
    • Laptop & USB charging at each seat.
  • There are 32 desktops and 1 TA station.
  • Computer make & model: HP Z230 Small Form-Factor Workstation
    • scroll down to see full specifications.
  • Monitors: HP L2045w, 21.5 inch, fully-articulating and height-adjustable.


ET 204 -  HSSOE General Use 

ET 204 is located on the Plaza Level of Engineering Tower. The room is available to HSSOE students on a walk-in basis when discussions are not scheduled. Check the schedules posted on the door or view the online schedule.
  • Hours & Availability:
    • Open 7 days a week 7am - midnight
    • The room is closed and access is restricted during the Winter Holiday recess.
  • Facilities include:
    • Projector connected to TA station with extra AV inputs for laptops.
    • Ceiling speakers along with inputs at TA station to connect laptop & external device audio.
    • Campus wireless network.
    • Laptop & USB charging at each seat.
  • There are 32 desktops and 1 TA station.
  • Computer make & model: HP Z230 Small Form-Factor Workstation
    • scroll down to see full specifications.
  • Monitors: HP L2045w, 21.5 inch, fully-articulating and height-adjustable.

Engineering Student Lounge:  ICS 249, ICS 253, and ICS 259

  • Study tables available
  • Campus WiFi
  • Ethernet
  • Open 7am - midnight M-F

About the lab computers

  • We have approximately 200 PC's available for instruction & student-use.
    • Current lab computers were purchased Summer 2014.
    • The operating system is Windows 2007, 64-bit, Enterprise version.
    • Make & model: HP Z230 Small Form-Factor Workstation.
    • Components include:
      • Processor: 3.20 gigahertz Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3
        • Multi-core, 4 total
      • Memory; 16 GB RAM
      • Video card:  AMD FirePro V3900 (ATI FireGL), 1 GB
      • Hard drive: 1 TB