Student Computer Labs

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Computer Labs

Dunedin campus computer labs

Locations and hours

There are over 30 student computer areas (labs, CALs ) located around the University of Otago's Dunedin campus:

Some areas contain Windows computers and others contain Mac OS ones that have the option of logging in as Windows computers.
All computer labs have multifunction devices which can scan, photocopy and print in black and white and colour.
A number of the rooms have 24/7 swipecard access after-hours and on the weekends.

Map showing student computer area locations on the Dunedin campus:

2011 Computer Area mapClick to enlarge

Computer lab information

LabCodeComputer NumbersHoursMachine TypeSound System
Non Bookable Rooms
Burns1424 hour swipecard accessMac OS X/ Win XPNo
Commerce 3.1431

(24/7 for Commerce students)

Win XPNo
Commerce 3.15318:30am-6pm,
(24/7 for Commerce students)
Win XPNo
Bookable Rooms
Arts CAL ACAL4524 hour swipecard access  Win XPYes
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Central (ground floor Richardson)CNCAL 26Law Library hours Win XP No
Commerce 3.03CO303338:30am-6pm,
(24/7 for Commerce students)
Win XPYes
Commerce 3.04CO304108:30am-6pm,
(24/7 for Commerce students)
Win XPYes
Commerce 3.16CO316348:30am-6pm,
(24/7 for Commerce students)
Win XPYes
Commerce 3.17CO317108:30am-6pm,
(24/7 for Commerce students)
Win XPYes
Commerce 3.18CO318208:30am-6pm,
(24/7 for Commerce students)
Win XPYes
EnterpriseTG062324 hour swipecard accessMac OS X/ Win XPNo
HercusHCCAL6024 hour swipecard access Win XP

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HunterHUCAL4124 hour access during the week, closed weekendsMac OS X/ Win XPYes
McGregorCOG053124 hour swipecard accessWin XPYes
NorthNCAL2924 hour swipecard accessWin XPNo
Plaza21Plaza Building hoursWin XPYes
RabelCOG043724 hour swipecard accessWin XPYes
RichardsonR5C915Law Library hoursWin XPYes
TowerTG053724 hour swipecard accessWin XPNo
WestWCAL2524 hour swipecard accessMac OS XNo
Castle18Building Hours

Win XP

Hunter8Building HoursWin XPNo
Link (ISB)9Building HoursWin XPNo


12Building HoursWin XPNo
Psychology6Building Hours
St David12Building Hours
Central (ISB)160Library hoursWin XP
DentalLibrary hoursWin XP
Law17Library HoursWin XP
Med8Library HoursWin XP
Roberston39Library HoursWin XP
Science12Library HoursWin XP

Computer lab hours may change during public holidays and during semester breaks – please contact the University of Otago Info Line on 0800 80 80 98 to find out when the labs are open.

Computer Room Layouts

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Student desktop computers

Accessing the student desktop computers

You will need to be a current student with a University username and password to access these machines. If you have forgotten your password,
reset your password here, or see a Student IT Advisor with your student ID card.

Access to the student desktop is locked for 15 minutes if your account has had the password entered incorrectly seven or more times within 30 minutes.

Find out more about the managed student desktop computers and software here

Software on Dunedin campus student computers

Rules and policies

Please read the following information to make sure you comply with your responsibilities when using the computers provided by the University of Otago:

Further information

Do you have a question? Please see our Frequently Asked Questions about student computing areas.

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