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The Gregg Technology Center houses an open lab available to the Eastern Illinois University community. This lab is furnished with a total of 41 dual-platform iMacs; 6 Windows laptops and 2 Macbook Pros for faculty checkout; 4 Windows laptops for student checkout; several other computer resources, such as scanners, microphones, cameras, digital video cameras, and voice recorders.

ADA Accessibility

Additionally, three iMacs are set up to comply with requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). These workstations utilize specialized accessibility applications such as JAWS, Win Braille, Universal Access, Kurzweiil, Text Aloud,and Microsoft Disability software to help students with sight and hearing impairments. A Braille printer is also available.

Multimedia Area

This area provides groups or individuals access to the full Adobe CS suite, various multimedia tools, and hardware installed on 6 Mac Pro towers strictly for media content editing. A reservation is required to utilize the GTC Multimedia Area. See the staff at the front counter for assistance to checkout a computer in the Mutlimedia Area.

Collaboration/Work Area

This area provides groups of two to four students an area to view a large monitor and have discussion. Four half-circle tables are equipped with 23" swing monitors that can be plugged into personal laptops or dual boot Macbooks available to checkout and use strictly within the Gregg Technology Center.

Video Conference Area

Equipped with a 42' LCD monitor and video conferencing equi p.m.ent, this area can be used for small group training, meetings, webinars, collaboration activities, and video conferencing. Faculty and staff may reserve this area by contacting the lab coordinator.

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Fall Finals 2016:

Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m.- 9:45 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Summer:

The GTC will be closed from May 7th to May 15th to do inventory and essential maintenance. On May 16th, the GTC will start operating on the following schedule:

Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Revised holiday schedules will be posted.

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Winter Break:


If you need to report an technical issue in a classroom or lab click this link: https://techsupport.eiu.edu/

To reserve the lab or for more information, contact:

Chad Elliott
Director of Gregg Technology Center
Center for Academic Technology Support
Eastern Illinois University
217-581-8340 | cpelliott@eiu.edu


GTC Main line: 217-581-7633