Labs & Classrooms

Student Computing Services

IT Student Computing Services maintains the University's computer labs, classrooms, public kiosks, PCounter stations and Accessibility stations. Students can access the Internet, email and course specific sites (i.e. Blackboard). Each lab has slightly different software and hours of availability, please refer to the Lab Software list and Computer availability for more detail.

Students with special needs can find Accessibility stations in the Library. They are equipped with height adjustable desks, large display monitors as well as Narration & Magnification software. 

Computer availability/Lab hours/Lab locations/Public kiosks/Computer lab software

Computer availability

Looking for an available on-campus computer? With Mount Royal's real-time Computer availability widget and Library map, you can find an available computer in either the Library or during an open lab time in any of the 8 Teaching Labs.

Teaching Labs - Open Lab Times: Priority is given to scheduled classes in the Teaching Labs, however there are open lab times between scheduled classes. The monthly schedule for each lab will be posted on the door of each lab. It can also be viewed online by selecting the labs View link under the Schedule column on the Computer availability webpage.

Open Lab Time - available for student use until next scheduled class or 10 p.m.
Scheduled Class - available for scheduled class only.
Lab Closed - the lab is closed no access available.

EA2047 and the Library are bring your own device (BYOD) areas. Wireless connectivity & printing is available.


Lab hours

Fall and Winter Semester
BYOD Labs - EA2047

Monday - Friday  
7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Teaching Labs

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Spring and Summer Hours
BYOD Labs - EA2047 

Mount Royal Library computers are available for student use over the weekend, Spring and Summer.

Computer Availability

Lab support locations

  • E251
  • EA2053
  • EB2131
  • Library

Public kiosks

Public kiosks have been setup around the University for students to use. Students will be able to access their MyMRU email and other specific student information websites. If there are any problems with the computers or the computers are off, please call the ITS Service Desk at 403.440.6000.

Computer lab software

Please select the Lab Software link to view a list of what software is installed in each Lab. Lab Software.