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Computer Labs

Information Technology offers several open computer labs in addition to a language lab and GIS lab.

Software and hardware for home use

There are several ways that students, faculty and staff can acquire (download) software and hardware.

Wireless network access

Wireless network access is available in all campus buildings as well as the walkways and courtyards that make up the campus. UW Tacoma wireless covers the entire campus with the exception of the following locations:


  • Dougan 3rd floor and 4th floor
  • Science 3rd floor

Equipment checkout

Multimedia equipment is available for checkout by UW Tacoma faculty, staff and students. Expand the sections below to learn more. You will need to show your current Husky Card to use these resources.

Email Policy

The following policy statements concern the conditions under which faculty, staff, and students are expected to use the University of Washington email system. They do not prevent faculty, staff or students from also using that system for other purposes, e.g., limited private use. 

Safe and secure computing

Computing safety and security is everyone's responsibility. You can do your part by reviewing the Safe and secure computing page.

Policies and guidelines

Information Technology has a number of policies and guidelines that apply to UW Tacoma faculty, staff, and students.