EIU Panther Tech

Welcome to EIU! The Staff of the GTC are here to assist you.

To contact the lab, call 581-7633

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Spring & Fall:

Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m.- 7:45 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Summer:

The GTC will be closed from May 5th to May 13th to do inventory and essential maintenance. On May 14th, the GTC will start operating on the following schedule:

Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Friday: CLOSED (May be open only for special events)
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Revised holiday schedules will be posted.


Gregg Technology Center

GTC summer snapshot

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Shortened Schedule:

Monday-Thursday: 7 am- 8:00 pm Friday: 7 am - 2:45 pm; Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Fall and Spring:

Monday-Thursday: 7 am- 9:45 pm Friday: 7 am - 3:45 pm; Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

GTC Computer Lab Hours, Summer:

Monday-Thursday: 7 am- 4 pm Friday: 8 am - 12:00 pm Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED

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 ThunderStorm screen reader, 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.


Designated for faculty, staff, and student training, this area consists of 25 dual-platform iMacs, instructor station, data projector, document camera, touchscreen monitor, and Wi-Fi technology. When not used for training, this area is available as an open lab.

Collaboration/Work Area

This area provides groups of two to four students an area to view a large monitor and have discussions. 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.