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ResTech Computer Labs

All ResTech computer labs are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, unless otherwise noted.

ResTech manages the computer labs in Stevenson, Grant, Neptune, and Northern View Community, and the Lounge computers in Gilbert Hall and the New Hall Community Building. All labs are equipped with scanners and Assistive Technology workstations. More specific information about ResTech labs is available below. Learn more about other computer labs on campus.

Neptune lab is staffed when First Year Composition classes are scheduled. We make every effort to staff these labs in the evenings, however staffing will depend on the availability of personnel. Please call ahead to verify that a lab assistant is on duty.

Computer Lab Printing Policies

All enrolled NIU students are given a print allotment that can be used on any of the Anywhere Printers across campus. We advise students to be aware of the allotment and print policies BEFORE they print any documents. Learn more about Anywhere printing.

Grant North Lab 

The Grant North Computer Lab is located on the main floor of Grant Towers North, behind the two lounges. The lab features 12 networked PCs with DVD/CD-RW drives, an Anywhere Printer, tables with power for laptop users, and a scanner. There is also a lab workstation in the main lobby. Computers are running Windows 7.

New Grant South Lab 

The new Grant South Computer Lab is located on the main floor of Grant Towers South. The lab features 30 networked PCs, tables with power for laptop users, and a scanner. In the main lounge there are 6 lab workstations, a group study space, an Anywhere Printer, and additional powered laptop tables.

Hours:

  • Monday – Thursday 7:30a – 11p
  • Friday 7:30a – 5p
  • Sunday 5:00pm – 11pm

Neptune Lab - 753-1377

The Neptune Lab is located in the lower level of the Fine Arts House of Neptune North, adjacent to the Art Gallery. This lab features 36 networked PC's with DVD/CD-RW, an Anywhere Printer, a scanner, and an instructor station with LCD projector for use in the classroom area of the lab. Computers are running Windows 7.

There are two additional lab workstations in the Art Gallery and tables with power for laptop users; in Neptune Central there is a lab workstation in the Trident, and a lab workstation at the south end of the fireplace lounge, near the windows.

Stevenson Lab 

The Stevenson Computer Lab is located in the basement of Stevenson B Tower. This lab features 26 networked PCs with DVD/CD-RW drives, an Anywhere Printer, a table with power for laptop users, and a scanner. There is also a lab workstation in each of the North and South lobbies. Computers are running Windows 7.

Gilbert Hall 

There are three lab computers and an Anywhere Printer in the 1st floor Lounge in Gilbert Hall. Computers are running Windows 7.

New Hall Community Building 

There are four lab computers and an Anywhere Printer in the New Hall Community Building lounge, and there are Anywhere Printers in both the East and West building lobbies. Computers are running Windows 7.

Northern View Community Lab 

The Northern View Community Computer Lab is located in the Community Building, just down the hall from the main office. The lab features 6 networked PCs with DVD/CD-RW drives and a scanner. There are three additional lab workstations in the study lounge next to the lab, and an Anywhere Printer just outside the office. Computers are running Windows 7.