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Computer Labs and Student Lounge

CUPA Computer Labs 

Main Lab - URBN 230 
The CUPA main lab is located on the second floor of the Urban Center Building in room 230. The lab offers 25 PC's and 2 Macintosh computers for both graduate and undergraduate students, as a place to work on coursework and projects. This lab offers a high-speed Ricoh printer with scan-to-email functionality as well as two flatbed scanners.

Lab Hours:

Winter Term 2017

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday:                      9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday:   Closed 

For other campus lab hours, see OIT labs.

Location: 230 Urban Center

Phone: 503-725-4017

SUPR (Sustaining Urban Places Research) Lab - URBN 240The SUPR lab is located in room 240 of the Urban Center and aims to support the research needs of faculty, staff, and graduate students in the College. As a collaborative space that brings together the three schools of the College, the lab also aims to foster interdisciplinary research and community engagement. It is intended for use by faculty and their respective graduate research assistants and/or staff members on externally funded research projects. Equipped with a projection screen and 9 PC's, the SUPR Lab provides the tools for conducting both quantitative and qualitative research. You can read more about SUPR Lab projects at this dedicated website.

SUPR lab hours: badge access by arrangement only.

To reserve the SUPR lab, complete the reservation request form.

George Pernsteiner Instructional Lab - URBN 225

The Pernsteiner Lab is located in room 225 of the Urban Center Building. It is used primarily by faculty for instruction. Students enrolled in classes taught in the lab may access it during main lab hours. The lab offers 12 computer stations, a center meeting table, a projector and a large format printer. Use of the printer(s) in this lab is by arrangement only. 

To view a calendar of scheduled reservations in URBN 225, click here.

URBN 225 Lab Hours: see main lab hours above.

For a list of software installed in the CUPA library and labs, visit the software locations page.

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CUPA Student Lounge - URBN 280
The Urban Center also houses a student lounge, complete with vending machines, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator and seating. This is a nice, quiet place to take a break or study.