University of California, Riverside

Student Computing Services



Computer Labs


computer labs

UCR Campus Computer Labs

SCS maintains seven public computer labs featuring approximately 168 computers available for academic use by all UCR students, with open hours of approximately 160 hours per week. Whether you prefer to work on a PC or a Macintosh, just need to type a Word document or need to edit a film project in Final Cut Pro, the student computer labs are here to support you.

To login to the SCS computer labs, use your UCR Net ID and password.

Who May Use the SCS Labs

  • All registered UCR students.
  • UCR Faculty - Faculty instructing a course may reserve our facilities for instructional use or request to have software installed on our machines. However, they will need to obtain a Guest Account (please email the SCS manager).
  • UCR Alumni Association Members may use the SCS computing facilities in Sproul Hall 2225, Olmsted Hall 1316, and Watkins Hall 2101, 2111, and 2117 if they obtain an Alumni Account. To obtain an account, please use one of our kiosks.
  • Concurrently Enrolled Extension Students are eligible to use the SCS computing facilities in Sproul Hall 2225, Olmsted Hall 1316, and Watkins Hall 2101, 2111, and 2117 once they obtain an Extension Account. To obtain an account, please use one of our kiosks .
  • Students, faculty, and staff from other UC campuses are generally NOT permitted to use the facilities. However, for access to the Internet and email, they may use the computers in the Libraries.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Student Computing Services
2103 Watkins Hall

Tel: (951) 827-6495
Fax: (951) 827-2726
E-mail: helpdesk@student.ucr.edu

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