Director of Computer Services
Hubbard Hall Room 224
USC Lancaster provides the latest in computing and technology
resources. Students on the USC Lancaster campus have access to
computing resources necessary to support academic excellence!
For information concerning USC Lancaster's Computer Services and
Information Technology, or to send suggestions or comments concerning
this website, please contact Blake
The Office of Computer Services and Information Technology, Hubbard
Hall 224, provides technical support for all student, faculty and
staff computing resources. In addition, it coordinates and supports
use of multimedia instructional technology, video teleconferencing
and manages the campus network.
USC Lancaster provides wireless network access for students,
faculty and staff with laptop computers and PDAs. It provides for
mobility and convenience while accessing the Internet on the Lancaster
campus. All academic buildings and the Crawford Rose Garden have
wireless coverage. Students, faculty, staff and guests of the University
are allowed to access the wireless network.
All laptop computers
must be installed with up-to-date virus protection software.
Virus protection software can be downloaded from the University
Technology Services' Virus Information Center website.
Laptop computers installed with Windows XP must be updated with all Windows
updates and service packs.
An encryption and validation process is required
to access the wireless network. Laptop encryptions
begin the second day of class each semester. You must
make an appointment with the IT office to have your laptop encrypted. A
signup sheet will be posted outside Hubbard Hall 224.
Your Laptop computer or PDA must have an 802.11a/b/g network
adapter installed and configured to access wireless service. For
more information regarding the wireless network access requirements,
or to setup an appointment for encryption and validation, e-mail or call USCL Computer Services at 803-313-7122.
Medford Library Room 209
Medford 209 serves as the main computer lab on the USC Lancaster
campus and provides access to many of the software packages useful
for academic excellence. This lab is open to USC Lancaster students
during regular Library
hours and functions as an integral part of the Academic
Students must use their USC Network Username
and password (available through VIP)
to access the computing resources in the lab. (See
instructions for finding out your username and setting your password.) Any
files saved on any computer in Medford 209 will be deleted when
the computer is restarted; therefore, students must
save their work on personal storage media (flash drive or portable
diskette) when they use these computers.
Instructional Computer Labs
Hubbard Hall 222
Hubbard Hall 206
Hubbard Hall 204
These instructional computer labs are available for general use
by USC students when classes are not scheduled in these rooms.
Class schedules are posted outside each lab. Students must use
their USC Network Username and password (available through VIP)
to access the computing resources in these labs.