Computer Labs

Wheaton College has one large central computer lab on the first floor of the Buswell Library as well as smaller labs across campus. These labs are available to all students. Alumni and guests may use the Buswell Library lab.

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Software on Lab Computers

Windows 7

Microsoft Office 2010, OpenOffice 3.1 

Mac OS X computers:

Microsoft Office 2011

There are also several software packages necessary for academic instruction (statistics, nutrition, political science, music, photography etc.).

Printing

All campus computer labs are equipped with printers that can print, copy and scan in black & white and in color. The cost is 4 cents per side for black & white printouts/copies and 12 cents per side for color printouts/copies. Students pay for printing using their student ID cards, which send the charge to Student Accounts. There is no additional charge for scanning.

Computer Lab Hours and Locations

Lab Location

Computers

Regular Hours

Summer Hours

Buswell Commons

90+ Windows, 15 Macs
M - Th, 7:30 AM - Midnight
M - Th, 7:30 AM - Midnight
   
F, 7:30 AM - 10 PM
F, 7:30 AM - 10 PM
   
Sat, 8:30 AM - 10 PM
Sat, 8:30 AM - 10 PM
   
Closed Sunday
Closed Sunday

Special Collections

6 Windows, 1 Mac
M - Th, 8 AM - 7 PM
M - Th, 8 AM - 7 PM
   
F, 8 AM - 5 PM
Fri, 8 AM - 5 PM
   
Sat, 9 AM - 5 PM
Sat, 9 AM - 5 PM
   
Closed Sunday
Closed Sunday

Fischer Dorm

 6 Windows
Open 24/7
May be in use

McManis/Evans Dorm

 6 Windows
Open 24/7
May be in use

Smith/Traber Dorm

 5 Windows
Open 24/7
May be in use

Williston Dorm

 3 Windows
Open 24/7
May be in use

Guests and Alumni

There are four computers in Buswell Library for guests of Wheaton College to use. Alumni can sign in to any of the Buswell Library lab computers.

AIT Service Desk technicians are on duty at the Buswell Library Information Desk Monday - Thursday from 6-8 PM. If you have questions, please contact us or call 630.752.4357.

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