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NOVA's computer labs have the latest technology tools and resources available for students, faculty and staff. The staff are committed to providing technical assistance and help with computer applications to all current students and faculty and staff. Staff will also help with wired and wireless devices, tablets and handheld devices.


Computer lab is located in room AA332, and currently students don't have access to the physical locations. However, student have access to the Computer Lab staff virtually via Zoom and email. 
Due to the impacts of COVID-19, all college services are temporarily being offered remotely through Summer 2020. The Computer Lab recognizes the important role we play in assisting our students with IT projects and other subjects. We want to assure you that we are still here to support you. We continue to monitor our emails and phone messages in order to provide the information you need in this uncertain period.

Until NOVA returns to its normal schedule you may reach us vai email at amahmood@nvcc.edu or by calling 703.845.6041 (leave a voice message) and we'll call you back promptly. Also, you may visit our blog at blogs.nvcc.edu/alocl, here you'll find the link to connect with us via Zoom.

During normal business days, this lab is available to all our students without any interruptions. Students have access to verity of software that's taught at the Alexandria Campus. Additionally, students have privileges to install course related software of their own. Staff members are available during the hours of operation to help currently enrolled students on the spot (no appointment necessary) in the Open Lab. This lab is equipped with iMacs, Dell Touch Screen computers and Dell PCs. iPads are available for use in the lab upon request

Contact - Location

Bisdorf Building (AA), Room 332
703.845.6041 - Voice message

Computer Lab Assistance Hours:

Summer Semester - (Via Zoom) May 11th - August 9th, 2020
Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The Computer Lab is closed on all U.S. federal holidays.


Important Information

In accordance with CDC guidelines regarding social distancing all NOVA's Open Computer Labs (OCL) will be offering remote services only.

 Annandale's OCL is offering free online help sessions during OCL hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

An OCL staff member from your home campus is ready to assist you with the great help sessions that you are used to.

Click here to request an appointment

Or email us at: anocl@nvcc.edu 


CT 228, Annandale campus

Isha Haider, Center Supervisor

View our Website!

The labs have a collection of software including programming, MS Office, graphics and other applications which support instructional programs.

Register for Technology Assistance & Workshops

Need a laptop? Click here to fill out the student loaner laptop agreement.

Center Hours

  • The campus office is currently closed. Please refer to the online hours above.

2020 Holidays and Non-Instructional Days

  • January 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • March 9-15: See below
  • May 25: Memorial Day
  • July 3-4: Independence Day
  • September 7: Labor Day
  • October 14-15: No classes, center open.
  • November 25: College closes at noon
  • November 26-28: Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 24-Jan 2, 2020: Winter Break

The Loudoun Computer Lab has a collection of software, including programming, MS Office, graphics, health, and other applications that support instructional programs.


Phone: 703.450.2521


Computer Lab Staff

Laurie Mergler

Scott Stewart

Debasmita Giri Jana


Waddell Building, Room 230



Carolee Cawthon
IT Support Specialist


Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Contact Us

OCL Coordinator: 703.257.6520

IT Support: 703.530.8289


The MEC Open Computer Lab is currently closed, but your OCL Team are still available to help you online!

If you would like to get online assistance, click to view and join from our scheduled Zoom sessions below:

Monday – Friday: 10:00am – 11:00am - Zoom
Monday – Friday: 1:00pm – 2:00pm - Zoom
Monday – Thursday: 5:00pm – 6:00pm - Zoom

You can also email us at mecocl@nvcc.edu for further assistance.


The Technology and Training Center (TTC) contains Microsoft Windows 10 and iMac computers for working on out-of-class assignments and projects. We also have Windows 10 laptops for on-campus use (Limit 3 hour checkout).***Linux operating system is available upon request.

The TTC also contains scanners and high-speed network printers (color or black and white) for academic use. Special hours may be posted for holidays, semester breaks and summer sessions. Please check for change in hours and TTC closings. To contact the Technology and Training Center, please call 703.878-5713.

Here you will find everything you need to know about the Technology and Training Center and the workshops we offer. If you don’t see what you are looking for please email us at WOTTC@nvcc.edu and we will be more than happy to assist you.

Click Here for Information About Workshops


Northern Virginia Community College
Seefeldt Building, Room 336
2645 College Drive
Woodbridge, VA 22191-4099



Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Last Friday of the month: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

**These hours are subject to change without notice**

The TTC closes at 3pm on the last friday of every month