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Campus Computer Labs

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.

The Alexandria Campus Computer lab (OCL) is located in room AA332. We are pleased to inform you that the OCL is reopening its doors to students for the Fall 2020 semester.


Computer Lab Spaces

All the Computer Lab spaces are open to use on first come first serve bases. A limited number of computers are available. Computer desks and furniture has been moved to help everyone stay 6 feet apart and follow the appropriate social distancing guidelines.

Please be aware that computer services are available only to NOVA students who are currently registered for classes and the faculty/staff. Students must wear face masks. 


Campus Safety 

Face masks are required. If you don’t have a face mask, you may get one from Parking/NOVACard Offices. We care about you and your family’s safety and well-being. During this period of remote learning and support, NOVA is committed to ensuring that you receive the highest level of support needed.


Policies

Please review the COVID-19 Face Covering Policies for details. 

The OCL tem is committed to providing excellent service to students. However, the staff will strictly abide by the policies set by the College. 


Hours of Operation

Hours for Fall 2020 are the following: 

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Holidays: 

  • 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

Please contact Abid Mahmood at 703.845.6041 or email at amahmood@nvcc.edu if you have any questions.  

Important Information

Annandale's OCL is now open with a limited number of computers available. Students can work for a maximum number of two (2) hours on a computer.

Center Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed

Schedule an Appointment

If you wish to use a computer with Engineering or Adobe CC Software, please schedule an appointment here.

Schedule a 2-hour Appointment using Qless*

*In step 3: select In Person Meeting
  In step 4: select Computer Lab

Contact

CT 228, Annandale campus

Isha Haider, Center Supervisor
703.323.3036
ihaider@nvcc.edu 
anocl@nvcc.edu 

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.


2020 Holidays and Non-Instructional Days

  • September 7: Labor Day
  • November 25: College closes at noon
  • November 26-28: Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 24-Jan 1, 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.

Contact

Phone: 703.450.2521
lmergler@nvcc.edu

Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Computer Lab Staff

Laurie Mergler
lmergler@nvcc.edu

Scott Stewart
sstewart@nvcc.edu

Debasmita Giri Jana
dgirijana@nvcc.edu

Location

Waddell Building, Room 230

Staff 

Carolee Cawthon
IT Support Specialist
ccawthon@nvcc.edu

Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Contact Us

OCL Coordinator: 703.257.6520

IT Support: 703.530.8289

MEC OCL Blog Page

The MEC Open Computer Lab is open with the following changes:

  • All the Computer Lab spaces are open to use on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • A limited number of computers are available for student use.
  • Computer desks and furniture has been moved to help everyone stay 6 feet apart and follow the appropriate social distancing guidelines.
  • Please be aware that computer services are available only to NOVA students who are currently registered for classes and the faculty/staff.
  • Face masks are required. If you don’t have a face mask, you may get one from Parking/NOVACard Offices. 

We care about you and your family’s safety and well-being.  During this period of remote learning and support, NOVA is committed to ensuring that you receive the highest level of support needed.

Hours of operation

Monday – Thursday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am – 1:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Exceptions
Day before Thanksgiving (November 25): 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Remote Services Only
Thanksgiving Holiday (November 26-27): Closed
Intersession (December 15-23): 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Remote Services Only

Winter Break
December 24th - January 1st, 2021: Closed

Feel free to email us at mecocl@nvcc.edu for further assistance. 

Many of your questions can also be answered by reviewing NOVA’s frequently asked questions.  For the most updated information on NOVA’s response to COVID-19, please check the COVID-19 webpage regularly for updates.

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

Contact

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

703.878.5713

WOTTC@nvcc.edu

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

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

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

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