Computer Labs

There are over forty general access computer labs on campus. The labs offer Internet access, word processing, design, spreadsheet, statistical and course-specific software. The labs also offer color printers, scanners and digital editing resources.


  • Use of the labs is free, except for printing
  • Most labs have staff available for assistance
  • Mac and Windows operating systems available (vary depending on lab)
  • Labs open into the evening and on weekends
  • All computer labs have assistive technology including screen readers and other accessibility features
  • Color and black/white laser printing available


  • Must be a University of Akron student, faculty or staff member with a valid UANet ID
  • Computer labs located in University Housing open only to University of Akron Housing residents


  • All computers have standard university software
  • Hardware includes DVD/CD-RW drives, scanners, and printers
  • Color and black & white printing available

Available To

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Service Provider

IT Help Desk

185 Carroll Street


Additional Information:

For additional information on the labs click here.