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3 College Student

Technology: Wireless access is pretty much available everywhere on campus.

3 College Sophomore

Technology: The computers do what their suppose to.

3 College Student

Technology: bad part is computer labs close by midnight

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5 College Freshman

Technology: The technology is great on campus! there is very reliable wifi available along with just computers and printers in general. The charge rate for printing is very affordable and extremely convenient.

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3 College Freshman

Technology: When everyone need's to use the campus network for something important, say registering for next semester's courses, it's horrible to be one campus. Stay far away! The screens will freeze, the computers will take forever to load your content, and you will be left frustrated and angry. Other than that, the amount of time it takes for campus computers to log someone into the network, takes 5 minutes maybe. Most students are used to maybe 1-2 minutes, and they don't like the wait. Internet Explorer is an annoyance, honestly. I prefer Google Chrome to any of the software. On any regular day, the computers work fairly well.


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Although it is not a requirement that students have laptops, it is encouraged. Just in case you don't own a laptop, the University has great computer labs and a media center equipped with either Macs or PCs and printers, but any student that needs to print must load his or her ID card with money. The media center not only has computers and printers, it also has cameras and recorders that are available for students to check out.

The computer labs, especially the one located in the library, and the Media Center usually have quite a few students in them, but most of the time, you can find an empty computer to use. All residence halls are equipped with Internet access to either of the two wireless networks available. Both of them require a setup that is fast and easy. Should you have any problems during the setup, you can always contact the help desk.

Facts & Statistics

Wireless Access
All residence halls, most classrooms, the library, and basically anywhere on campus
Charged to Print?
Five cents per page
Special Software & Hardware Discounts
UIW has a laptop program in which students may purchase a Dell laptop through the University. With UIW's Microsoft campus site license, students can purchase the 2010 Microsoft Office for Mac or PC at a reduced price.
Did You Know?
The Help Desk, located in the basement floor of the Administration Building, is committed to providing students with professional help in accessing the University network, your computer hardware, and certain software running on your computer.

Student Polls

Rate computers on the following subjects    Based on 121 responses

Very weak
  • Availability of computer labs
  • Campus tech support
  • Free/discounted software
  • Number of computer labs
  • Printing cost/quota limits
  • Reliability of network
  • Speed of network
  • Technology in classrooms and labs
  • Wireless availability

How necessary is it to bring your own computer?    Based on 81 responses

  • 7% Don't waste your money; there are plenty of computers to use on campus.
  • 19% Not necessary for school work but relatively important for socializing and entertainment.
  • 73% Extremely important, especially when the labs are crowded during semester crunch times.
  • 1% The school supplies each student with their own laptop.
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