Virtual Computer Lab

Tags VCL

What Is It?

Newly available as of Spring 2020, the Virtual Computer Lab provides UIC students, faculty, and staff with access to specialized software from their own devices.

Other Service Names

Virtual Lab, VCL


Use a personal device to connect to a virtual computer environment full of specialized software. Review a list of the available software.

Who Is Eligible To Use It?

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Where Can I Get It?

Select the Access Virtual Lab button located on this page.

How Do I Use It?

Visit how to connect to the Virtual Computer Lab using the desktop application or how to connect to the Virtual Computer Lab using a browser.

How Much Does It Cost?

This service is funded by the University; there are no direct costs to clients.

How Can I Get Support?

If you are experiencing a problem with this service, please report it. If you just have a question, feel free to ask us.

Service Levels

Service Request Fulfillment Time Access is automatically granted to UIC faculty, staff, and students.
Incident Resolution Time Resolution under 2 business days, unless escalation to vendor is required
Service Availability 24x7
Maintenance Window(s) Academic Calendar break periods
Service Notification Channel(s) IT Service Notices
Access Virtual Computer Lab

Related Articles (2)

Use these instructions to connect to UIC's Virtual Computer Lab using your web browser:
This article lists the software that is available in the Virtual Computer Lab.


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