Technology Resources

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Computing Resources

Campus Computing Labs

Various computing labs are available free to all UO students. These labs also offer printing services.

A number of additional labs are available free to students of specific programs/departments. These include:

Community Computing Labs

Residents of Eugene and Springfield can acquire free library cards that provide access to computing stations. These services may require a library card.

Computer Help

  • Technology Service Desk (Computing Center – behind Lillis)
    Provides free services to UO students, faculty, and staff, including virus removal, backups and transfers between devices.

Mobile/Phone Resources

Lifeline Phone Service
Receive free voice, text, and data. Alternatively, can be used to receive a discount on your phone or broadband internet bill. Eligibility requirements apply.

Setting up email on your phone
Make sending and receiving email more convenient by connecting Webmail to your mobile phone client. This also allows you to receive push notifications when you receive a new email message.

Free Software

Microsoft Office 365
Your UO affiliation provides you with a free subscription you Microsoft Office 365. This includes free 1Tb storage space via OneDrive.

Adobe Suite
Adobe Suite can be found on many of the workstations in campus computing labs.

Additional Free Software for UO Students
IT Services maintains a list of free software (primarily academic) available to UO students.

Electronics Checkout

Laptop Checkout

Calculator Checkout

Calculators are available for free check out from the following campus resources:

Other Electronics and Accessories

Discounted Retail Electronics

  • NextStep ReUse Store
    Location: 2101 W 10th Ave
    Offers refurbished electronics and accessories (laptops, desktops, monitors, DVD/Blu-Ray players, etc.) at a discounted price.
  • UO Duck Store
    Offers new electronics and accessories with student/educational discounts.

Maker Spaces and Innovation Labs

These spaces provide students with access to resources such as 3D printers, industrial sewing machines, and more.

  • DeArmond MakerSpace (Price Science Commons)
    Includes workshops, laser cutter, 3D printer, industrial sewing machine, and various electronics and hand tools available to students, faculty, and staff. Free for use; supplies charged at cost.
  • Earl Hall Innovation Lab (for residents of Earl Hall)
    Includes two 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator Minis), industrial sewing machines, embossing/debossing machine, airbrush station, custom stamp maker, vinyl cutter, full Adobe Creative Suite, six PC workstations, video teleconferencing, flexible collaborations spaces, and a wide selection of hand tools.
  • Eugene Public Library Maker Hub
    Includes a variety of tools for 3D printing, sewing and textiles, electronics and robotics, media editing and graphic design, paper and handcrafts, and more. Admission is free; consumable products charged at cost. Requires Eugene Public Library card.
  • Eugene Public Library Media Hub
    Includes software and hardware for digitizing media, audio and video editing, graphics and photo editing, and more. Admission is free. Supplies charged at cost. Requires Eugene Public Library card.

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