Cowell Apartments, Windows & Mac Lab (Temporarily Closed as of 6/14/14)


Cowell Apartments Computer Lab is temporarily CLOSED as of 6/14/14 due to construction. The lab will be closed during the 2014-2015 academic year (and possibly longer).


Cowell Apartments Bldg 1 Room 101 [pdf map] [google map]
(View lab layout)

Phone (831) 459-1356 (on campus: 9-1356)

Computer Details

Apple iMac (21.5", Mid 2011)
Mac OS X 10.8.2 (Mountain Lion)
Intel Core i5 2.5 GHz Processor, 12 GB Memory, 500 GB HD
Computer Details

Dell Optiplex 990
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise, 64-bit
Intel Core i3 2120 3.3GHz Processor, 8GB Memory, 250 GB HD

Audio Headphones Available for checkout when staffed
Open 24 Hrs? Yes
Printer 2 black & white laser, 1 color
Student Workstations 18 Windows, 8 Mac
Instructor Station -
Consultant Station 1 Windows
Whiteboard -
Projector -
Image Scanner 1 flatbed
Digital Video Stations -
In-person help Partially; M-F 9am - 12am, Sat 12pm - 6pm, Sun 12pm - 9pm
Class Schedules Fall | Winter | Spring
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About the Adaptive Technology Room (ATR)The ATR is a small room located within the Cowell Apt. computer lab. This room is self-contained, providing a private environment for use of speech-to-text software on one Dell Optiplex 755 and 20" flatscreen monitor. Headphones and an ergonomic keyboard are available in the ATR. The single workstation in the ATR has assistive software installed, in collaboration with the UCSC Disabilty Resource Center.

PC-side of Cowell Apt, narrow room with rows of workstations and 2 printers

Mac side of lab, 8 workstations