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Computer Labs at Franklin

Need computer access? Come to the Learning Commons!

The Learning Commons (Phillips Hall) computers are available for use by Franklin University faculty, staff, alumni and students currently enrolled at Franklin. Each computer in the Learning Commons is loaded with Microsoft Office 2017 and various other software applications. 

Franklin University encourages the use of electronic communication, technology, and computing for the purpose of instruction, administration, advancement, research, and study. For policies regarding the use of technology, see our Information Technology Acceptable Use Policy.

We are here to help students with computer applications. We have a knowledgeable staff and convenient hours.

  1. All students must sign in before using a computer in any of the labs.
  2. Only currently enrolled students may use the labs.
  3. Food and drinks are welcomed in the labs.
  4. Children under the age of 18 are not permitted in the labs.
  5. Computers are for academic purposes only.
  6. Limit your printed documents to 25 pages. If you must print more than this, ask for assistance or print during the morning or late evening hours during the labs’ slower periods.
  7. For printing course manuals, ask for assistance in using our dedicated manual printer.
  8. Be considerate of other students – try to keep conversations and noise to a minimum.
  9. Cell phones and pagers must be set on vibrate or silence mode. Conduct phone conversations outside the lab so other students are not disturbed.
  10. Adhere to Franklin University’s Information Technology Acceptable Use Policy.


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