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Computer Access

Open Access Computer Lab

Computers are available for educational purposes only. Students may use the computers for research, word processing, spreadsheet, database management, presentation software and programs required in specific classes. Printing is available through Campus Graphics.


Academic Resources Center (ARC) (Bldg. L-South)
Telephone: 805-922-6966 ext. 3260
Fax number: 922-9171


Monday - Thursday,  9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Questions? Please call 1-805-922-6966 x3260 


Elaine Healy
Coordinator, Academic Resource Center

Sean Maddox
Tutorial/Open Access Computer Lab Technician

Lori Westfall
Tutorial/Open Access Computer Lab Assistant


  • PSLO 1.  Students will use the Open Access Computer Lab (OACL) to complete school assignments. This will be assessed by analysis of user surveys and monitoring usage of the OACL.
  • PSLO 2.  Students use the OACL to improve computer skills. This will be assessed by analysis of user surveys. 
  • PSLO 3.  Students will find the OACL staff courteous and helpful. This will be assessed by analysis of user surveys. Increased customer service training for OACL staff may improve positive responses.
  • PSLO 4.  Students will locate the software they need for assignments in the OACL. This will be assessed by analysis of user surveys. A faculty survey of programs required for classes may provide information on additional software necessary for students.