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Lab and Tutoring Hours


Labs and Equipment

Students explore and experiment with fundamental ideas and application in computer-equipped classrooms.  Computing facilities include Mac, Linux and Windows workstation labs. The labs have hardware and software for multimedia, software engineering, web design, computer networking and databases.

Staff in Pearce Hall 421 can provide help for the computer labs Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. If a staff member is unavailable please contact the Help Desk at (989) 774-3662.

 

Lab Hours​

Monday through Thursday 7:00 am – 10:00 pm and Saturday and Sunday 12:00 – 5:00 pm.  For tutoring assistance, please go to PE 402, the tutoring assistant will be available in that lab.


Pearce Hall Labs

PE 101 -  Canal

CANAL is a student staffed laboratory designed to provide a working, hand-on environment where students enrolled in networking, information technology and business classes can practice with and engage the technology they learn about.

Hardware:

  • 30 Dell T1650 workstations with Intel i7 processors @3.4 GHZ, 8.0 GB RAM and 500 GB hard drives
  • 24 Dell Optiplex GX620 workstations with Pentium Dual Core processors @ 2.0 GHz, 2.0 GB RAM and 250 GB hard drives
  • 30 Cisco 2901 routers
  • 6 Cisco 1841 routers
  • 6 Mikrotik 750GL routers
  • 21 Cisco 2960X switches
  • 15 Cisco 3750 switches
  • 1 HP LaserJet P3015DN printer

 

PE400 Lab

PE400 is a 25 seat Mac lab utilizing Apple's OS X operating system. The machines have 3.6GHz Intel i7 processors, 8GB of DDR3 RAM, 256GB SSD, and integrated 24 inch widescreen flat panel monitors.

  • Adobe Reader           
  • Android Studio                      
  • Audacity                     
  • Eclipse            
  • Garage Band              
  • GIMP               
  • Google Chrome                     
  • Hype    3                     
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • Mozilla Firefox            
  • Python 2                     
  • Python 3                     
  • VLC media player                   
  • Weka  

           

PE402 Lab

PE402 is a 25 seat PC lab utilizing Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system. The machines have 3.7GHz Intel i7 processors, 8GB of DDR3 RAM, 500GB Drives, and 22 inch widescreen flat panel monitors. 

  • 3DSMax                      
  • 7-Zip               
  • Adobe Photoshop                              
  • Android SDK              
  • Android Studio                       
  • Audacity                     
  • Blender                       
  • Eclipse            
  • GIMP               
  • Google Chrome          
  • Maya              
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • Microsoft Visual Studio                      
  • MikTeX            
  • Mozilla Firefox            
  • Mudbox                      
  • Notepad++                                          
  • Oracle SQL Plus                     
  • PuTTY            
  • Python 2                     
  • Python 3                     
  • Scratch                      
  • SketchUp                    
  • TeXnicCenter             
  • Tiled                
  • TortoiseSVN               
  • Unity               
  • Unreal Engine             
  • VLC media player                   
  • Weka  

 

PE423 Lab

PE423 is a 28 seat PC lab utilizing the Debian Linux operating system. The machines have 3.7GHz Intel i7 processors, 8GB of DDR3 RAM, 500GB Drives, and 22 inch widescreen flat panel monitors.           

  • Eclipse            
  • Eric Python IDE                       
  • ffmpeg            
  • G++                
  • GCC                
  • Google Chrome                      
  • IntelliJ              
  • Java 8 JDK/JRE                      
  • LibreOffice                 
  • PyCharm                     
  • Python 2                     
  • Python 3                     
  • Ruby               
  • RubyMine                   
  • Vim                 
  • VLC    

           

PE424 Lab

PE424 is a 50 seat lab utilizing thin client hardware to provide Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system. The machines are Dell Wyse thin clients and have 17 inch flat panel monitors. 

  • 7-Zip                                       
  • Adobe Reader            
  • Audacity                     
  • Eclipse            
  • GIMP               
  • Google Chrome                                              
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • MikTeX            
  • Mozilla Firefox            
  • Notepad++                  
  • Oracle SQL Plus                     
  • PuTTY            
  • Python 2                     
  • Python 3                     
  • R                     
  • TeXnicCenter             
  • VLC media player                   
  • Weka              
  • WinSCP

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