Student Computing

Virtual Lab

With Virtual Lab, you can access the software image offered in the General Access Labs remotely from your own computer whenever and wherever you are computing with high-speed internet connection.

Media Lab

Located within the Andersen General Access Lab in L1008, the Media Lab enables students to work with a variety of different A/V and print technologies.


Collaboratory meeting rooms are available for students to work with teams on group projects in Andersen 1008.

General Access Computer Labs

There are two General Access Computer Labs on campus: McGraw 19 and Andersen 1008. PC and Mac computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Printing - Students

Students may print university related material in the General Access Computer Labs. To print, you must have an active Net-ID.

Email - Students

Student email accounts are automatically created when a student registers for a Freshman Preview or Transfer Registration session. Official university correspondence including billing, course information and announcements will be sent to the UW-Whitewater email address.

Antivirus Software

UW-Whitewater students may download a copy of Symantec Endpoint Protection for personal use at no cost.