USC Computing Centers


(Photo/J.P. Morgan)

All ITS-managed computing centers feature:

  • Comfortable and reconfigurable furnishings
  • Collaborative study spaces, available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Wireless printing capabilities
  • Borrowable computing accessories (including video/audio adapters and computer mice)
  • A laptop loaner program (available to enrolled students only)

Software Available in the USC Computing Centers

To see a list of the software that is currently installed in the USC Computing Centers, please click the links below.

To request the installation of additional software in the USC Computing Centers, please fill out the Software Request form (USC login required).

Computing Center Locations

The following computing centers are open for student use and also contain classrooms that can be reserved for hands-on instruction. All computers can run the Mac OS X and Windows 8 operating systems.

NOTE: The USC Computing Centers are closed during all USC holidays.

Map of USC Computing Centers

King Hall KOH 206 Ahmanson Information Commons at Leavey Library Waite Phillips Hall WPH B34
Contact 213-740-7708 213-740-9223 213-740-7950
Spring 2019 Hours (1/7/19 – 5/9/19) Monday – Sunday
7:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday
24 hours
Closes at 11:59 p.m.
Opens at 9:00 a.m.
Monday – Sunday
7:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Loaner Laptops
16 iMacs 7 iMacs in MMPL room
Choice of Dell or Apple Macbook laptops for checkout
1 VR ready laptop and VR Headset available for checkout
34 Dell Desktops
Instructional Computer Classrooms KOH 208: 32 iMacs LVL 13 and 16: Mobile computer classroom with MacBook Pros WPH B36: 34 iMacs
Group Study Rooms 5 17 2
Technology-Enhanced Collaboration Spaces 7 17 5
Oki C711 (black&white/color) 1 2 1
HP DesignJet T1200 Plotters/Large Format Printers 2 1 N/A

Printing Services

For information on printing in the 3 ITS-managed computing centers, see the Learning Environments Printing Services page.

Laptop Loaner Program

For information on our laptop loaner program, see the USC Computing Center Laptop Loaner Program page.

USC Kortschak Center for Learning and Creativity

The USC Kortschak Center for Learning and Creativity computer lab is open to all undergraduates and graduate students of the university, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please check in at the front desk and sign in when you arrive in the computer lab. The center also offers assistive technology consultations for students who learn differently or have a learning disability.

For a complete listing of software available at the Center for Learning and Creativity computer lab, please see