Computer Labs and Classrooms

Physical Computer Labs

FGCU's campus has several computer labs for student and public use to access the Internet, send and receive email, use class specific software, and the Microsoft Office Suite. The labs are designed to assist you in completing homework assignments and other tasks related to furthering your educational goals.

  • Ben Hill Griffin 208

  • Reed Hall 256

  • Holmes Engineering Lab - Holmes Hall 203

  • Nursing Lab - Library 441

  • Music Lab - Music 126

Virtual Computer Labs

Virtual seating is limited and available first-come, first-served. Please see the Real Time Usage Maps for seating availability.

[Students:] FGCU's virtual computer labs were established to give you a convenient way to access course-specific software on your own Mac or PC based laptops - or iPad or Android Tablets - from anywhere! These virtual labs offer you an alternative to physical labs for completing homework assignments and other tasks related to furthering your educational goals.

[Faculty/Staff:] In addition to using the Faculty Virtual lab (see Virtual Lab Configuration #4 below) you can also connect remotely to your computer in your office and all applications installed on it! For assistance connecting to your office computer remotely: click here!

 

How to Connect

Upgrade Notice 6/20/2016: We have upgraded the virtual lab system. If you have been able to connect in the past and are now unable to connect please download the latest VMware Horizon client using the links below.
  1. Make sure your Mac or PC based laptop or iPad or Android Tablet is connected to the internet
  2. Download and install the VMware Horizon View Client
  3. Launch the VMware Horizon View Client
  4. Type "vlab.fgcu.edu" for the connection server and click connect
  5. Accept the terms of use
  6. Enter your FGCU Network Credentials (same you use to log into the physical computers on campus) and click login
  7. Select the virtual lab you want to connect to and click connect
  8. When finished please log out of windows as if it were a physical computer
Warning: The virtual lab computers are temporary in nature. Any work you create in them will not remain on the computer. Please save any work to your Microsoft OneDrive account or email it to yourself before disconnecting.
 
  • Lab 1: General w/Maple (All Students)

  • Lab 2: General w/ SAP (All Students)

  • Lab 3: Engineering Lab (Engineering Students Only)

  • Lab 4: Faculty (CoB and Engineering Faculty Only)

  • Lab 5: CIS Lab (CIS Students Only)

  • Lab 6: Music Lab (Music Students Only)

  • Lab 7: Spa Lab (Spa Students Only)

Computer Classrooms

Computer Classrooms allow faculty to engage in hands-on instruction. Each classroom is equipped with a multimedia podium and projection system that allow the instructors to use many forms of audio, video, print, and/or computer material.

The following classrooms are equipped with 25 or more student work stations.

Microsoft Windows OS (PC) Macintosh OS (MAC)
  • Ben Hill Griffin 205
  • Ben Hill Griffin 111
  • Ben Hill Griffin 114
  • Holmes Hall 339
  • Library 441
  • Whitaker Hall 269
  • Reed Hall 144
  • Lutgert Hall 2209
  • Lutgert Hall 2210
  • Lutgert Hall 2212
  • Holmes Hall 202
  • Holmes Hall 402
  • Seidler Hall 126
  • Seidler Hall 127
  • Seidler Hall 445
  • Libary 438
  • Reed Hall #250