The Student Centre is a state-of-the-art multi-functional facility that provides students with a student-centred learning environment, combining traditional library resources with hi-tech IT facilities. The Centre is also a central hub for support for students.
Computer Lab Access
The Student Centre computer labs are on Level 2 and 3 of the Library.
Level 3 hours:
are the same as the Library hours. ICT Support (see support below) is available from 8.30 till 5.00 Monday to Friday. Library staff can assist with some issues outside of these hours.
Level 2 hours
Level 2 Computer Area is open for students to use 24 hours a day, seven days a week. ICT Support (see support below) is available from 8.30 till 5.00 Monday to Friday. There will be no support / staff on after hours.
After Hours Access
Ask at the Level 2 Desk for a form which verifies that you are a currently enrolled student. Take the form to Security who will programme your ID card to open the door. Note that there is no charge for gaining after-hours access. You will then have after-hours access using your ID card. Access is available 5 minutes after the Library closes each day.
Services in the Student Centre labs include:
- 120+ computers
- printing - B&W and colour
- wireless and cabled internet connections for laptops
- use of USBs
- disability workstations, access & services
Chinese, Japanese and Korean Characters
All the computers in the Student Centre are set up so that web pages in Chinese, Japanese or Korean may be viewed in Internet Explorer. There is Microsoft Office software on all computers that also supports Chinese, Japanese and Korean characters.
See Student Centre - Te Manawa for Library, Student Administration, Payments and other services in the Student Centre.
The University has provided a Self Service tool through which you can log your own support tickets (jobs). You can also search for a previously logged ticket to check it's status. For urgent jobs you can phone the ITS Service Desk: ext 4008 (838 4008) for support.