Computer Lab Locations

Instructions for accessing CFANS Lab computers remotely

Beginning Tuesday, March 17 because of COVID-19, most University buildings systemwide will require a U Card. If you need to be on campus, please have with you at all times when you need to gain building access. You will need to use a card reader entrance. Each building will have signs posted to provide more information.

Below is the list of the buildings with available CFANS computer labs as well as their current hours of operation. 

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BioAgEng 105

Location

Building: Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
Room: 105
Number of Computers: 18 student computers and 1 instructor computer.
Scanner: Yes

Lab Access

Sign in to lab computers using your Internet ID and Password.

Use of this computer lab is restricted to the following people:

  • CFANS undergraduate students
  • CFANS graduate students
  • Any student currently registered in a CFANS course

If you are currently a registered University student who does not meet the criteria above, you may use one of the University Computer Labs.

Hours Available

Daily: 7 a.m - 10 p.m

Software Available

CFANS computer lab software

Coffey Hall 50

Location

Building: Coffey Hall
Room: 50

Number of Computers: 33 student computers and 1 instructor computer.

Capacity: 50

Lab access

Sign into lab computers using your Internet ID and password.

This computer lab is a CFANS computer lab. Use of this computer lab is open to all University of Minnesota students.

CFANS students can use their Pharos print allocations at this U-wide student computer facility for black-and-white printing. Color printing is available, but students must use their GopherGold allocations to print to the color printer.

Hours Available

Monday through Friday—7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday—CLOSED

Schedule and Reserve

Contact cfans-cofh50-request@umn.edu

Software Available

CFANS computer lab software

Food Science 220

Location

Building: Food Science and Nutrition
Room: 220
Number of Computers: 22 student computers.
Scanner: Yes

Lab Access

Sign in to lab computers using your Internet ID and Password.

Use of this computer lab is restricted to the following people:

  • CFANS undergraduate students
  • CFANS graduate students
  • Any student currently registered in a CFANS course

If you are currently a registered University student who does not meet the criteria above, you may use one of the University Computer Labs.

Hours Available

Monday through Friday—8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday—CLOSED

Other Hardware

  • LCD Projector
     

Software Available

CFANS computer lab software

Green Hall 210A

Location

Building: Green Hall
Room: 210A
Number of Computers: 16 student computers and1 instructor computer.
Scanner: No

Lab Access

Sign in to lab computers using your Internet ID and Password.

Use of this computer lab is restricted to the following people:

  • CFANS undergraduate students
  • CFANS graduate students
  • Any student currently registered in a CFANS course

If you are currently a registered University student who does not meet the criteria above, you may use one of the University Computer Labs.

Hours Available

Monday through Friday—6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Saturday—6:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday—8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Schedule and Reserve

Go to: z.umn.edu/twincitiesastra   

  1. *Log in using your x500 username and password. (upper right)
  2. On the left side of the page, click on Request an Event.
  3. Use the drop-down menu to select Twin Cities- Other Dept Rooms, and click next.
  4. Complete the form

  

Projector System

The computer lab has an overhead projector which connects to the desktop in the front of the room and allows for a laptop to be connected to it.

Software Available

CFANS computer lab software

Haecker Hall 445

Location

Building: Haecker Hall
Room: 445
Number of Computers: 20 student computers.
Scanner: Yes

Lab Access

Sign in to lab computers using your Internet ID and Password.

Use of this computer lab is restricted to the following people:

  • CFANS undergraduate students
  • CFANS graduate students
  • Any student currently registered in a CFANS course

If you are currently a registered University student who does not meet the criteria above, you may use one of the University Computer Labs.

Hours Available

Monday through Friday—7:00 AM to 10:00 PM 
Saturday and Sunday—CLOSED

Schedule and Reserve

Contact animalscience@umn.edu

Other Hardware

  • LCD Projector

Software Available

CFANS computer lab software

Ruttan Hall 314

Location

Building: Ruttan Hall
Room: 314
Number of Computers: 9
Scanner: No

Lab Access

Sign in to lab computers using your Internet ID and Password.

Use of this computer lab is restricted to the following people:

  • CFANS undergraduate students
  • CFANS graduate students
  • Any student currently registered in a CFANS course

If you are currently a registered University student who does not meet the criteria above, you may use one of the University Computer Labs.

Hours Available

Monday through Friday—6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Saturday—7:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sunday—CLOSED

Software Available

CFANS computer lab software

Skok Hall 35

Location

Building: Skok Hall
Room: 35
Number of Computers: 30 student computers 1 instructor computer.
Scanner: Yes

Lab Access

Sign in to lab computers using your Internet ID and Password.

Use of this computer lab is restricted to the following people:

  • CFANS undergraduate students
  • CFANS graduate students
  • Any student currently registered in a CFANS course

If you are currently a registered University student who does not meet the criteria above, you may use one of the University computer labs.

Hours Available

Monday through Friday—7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday —7:00 AM to 10:00 PM


Microphone System

A wireless microphone is available for use at the front teaching station. The microphone is located in the locked closet in 35 Skok Hall. If you would like to use it, please call 1-HELP (612-301-4357) or write to help@umn.eduand ask for Tier 2 CFANS support to make sure someone is available to unlock the cabinet when you plan to use the microphone.

Schedule and Reserve

Go to: z.umn.edu/twincitiesastra   

  1. *Log in using your x500 username and password. (upper right)
  2. On the left side of the page, click on Request an Event.
  3. Use the drop-down menu to select Twin Cities- Other Dept Rooms, and click next.
  4. Complete the form

Projector System

The computer lab has an overhead projector which connects to the desktop in the front of the room and allows for a laptop to be connected to it. There are six ceiling mounted speakers that provide sound from the desktop or when plugging in a laptop in the front of the room.

Software Available

CFANS computer lab software