The General Purpose Computer Lab, located in Charles Webb Hall, in room 410, is an open, general-purpose computer lab. In this lab Eastern students can
complete assignments using state of the art technology. This General Purpose Computer Lab is the largest
computer based facility on campus. Lab Staff consisting
of Michael Berlin, University Assistants,
and Student Workers are responsible for keeping the lab in operation.
- Michael Berlin oversees
the lab's operation and provides support for the instructional
classrooms during normal business hours.
- Student Workers assist
in the operation of the computer lab by monitoring the printers, answering
questions, resetting student account passwords, and reporting problems during lab hours.
- Part-time University Assistants also help oversee
lab operations and assist users.
and Spring Semester Hours
Monday – Thursday
7:30 AM – Midnight
7:30 AM – 7:00 PM
8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
10:00 AM – Midnight
Please note, the lab hours are reduced during the summer and intercession periods.
To check on the lab schedule, refer to signs posted in the lab, or call (860) 465-4619 and
select option 1.
To speak with a member of the Lab Staff please dial (860) 465-4619 and select option
All students are required
to sign-in when entering the General Purpose Computer Lab. To sign in students must slide their student ID card through
a special card reader. The card reader is located just inside the
entrance to the computer lab (see illustration below). Also note that it is not necessary for students to sign-out .Compliance with the sign in policy
is strictly enforced.
Additionally, all lab patrons should adhere
to the following regulations while in the General Purpose
- Never bring any food or drinks in the computer lab.
- Never share your password with anyone for any reason!
If you suspect that your password has been compromised,
change it immediately or contact the lab staff.
- Avoid any unnecessary conversation
and noisy behavior while using the lab. Be considerate of your
- Also, you should be familiar with CSU and
ECSU policies governing the use of computers on campus.
These policies can be viewed on the Web at http://www.easternct.edu/its/policies/
- Per Connecticut state law, CSU and ECSU computer policies,
pornographic material may not be viewed, printed or distributed
within this lab. Games are also prohibited.