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North Campus - Computer Courtyard: Resources

North Campus Computer Courtyard containing general information and quick links to relevant resources for students


Software Programs 

The North Campus Computer Courtyard offers a variety of software programs that can be accessed from desktops and laptops within our area.

Adobe Master Collection CS6
(Available in rooms 2102/2201)

  • Adobe Bridge CS3
  • Adobe Device Central CS3
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS3
  • Adobe ExtendScript Toolkit CS3
  • Adobe Extension Manager CS3
  • Adobe Flash CS6 Professional
  • Adobe Illustrator CS3
  • Adobe In Design CS3
  • Adobe Photoshop CS3
  • Adobe Stock Photos CS3
  • AutoDesk AutoCAD Pro 2007    

Productivity Suite - Microsoft Office 2013
(Available in rooms 2102/2201)

  • Microsoft Office Access 2013
  • Microsoft Office Excel 2013
  • Microsoft Office InfoPath 2013
  • Microsoft Office Photo Gallery 2013
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013
  • Microsoft Office Publisher 2013
  • Microsoft Office Word 2013

Reading Resources - Descriptive Reading 1, 2, 3, 4
(Available in room 2201)

  • ESOL Listening (audio)
  • LongMan 3 & 4 (audio)
  • MySkills Tutor
  • Side by Side (audio)
  • Skills Bank
  • Super Success
  • TOEFL Mentor
  • A+dvancer CPT Test-Prep
  • ITTS  TABE Test-Prep

Writing Resources - ESOL Listening (audio) 

  • Software Focus on Grammar (audio)
  • Grammar 3D
  • Grammar Mastery
  • LongMan 3 & 4 (audio)
  • One Step 1
  • Super Success
  • ESL
  • TOEFL Mentor
  • A+dvancer CPT Test-Prep (room 2141)
  • ITTS TABE Test-Prep (room 2141)  

Math Resources 

  • AlgeBlaster 3
  • Intermedia Algebra
  • MySkills tutor
  • Hawkes Learning MySkills
  • A+dvancer CPT Test-Prep (room 2141)
  • ITTS TABE Test-Prep (room 2141)

Other Resources


What is the Computer Courtyard used for?

The Computer Courtyard houses over 260 computers including 11 Macs and provides a variety of technological resources, hosted within a networked environment that offers to students, faculty, and staff Internet access, and multimedia facilities including scanners, printers, and a variety of software programs. Study tables are available inside the Courtyard and provide less formal environment for group study; however, group study rooms are also available.

Can students do lab hours at the Computer Courtyard?

No, lab hours are to be done at each department's lab depending on the class.

Are there any tutors in the Computer Courtyard?

There are no tutors in the Computer Courtyard.

What do the Computer Courtyard staff do?

Our team is trained to assist courtyard patrons with technology issues, some software/hardware issues; basic data entry, assist during peak financial aid and registration times; reserve rooms and direct students to appropriate areas as needed.

What are the Computer Courtyard's policies and procedures?


Why can't I eat/drink at the Computer Courtyard?

Computer Courtyard Policies and Procedures state: No eating or drinking is allowed in the Computer Courtyard. Neither empty nor unopened beverage containers are allowed inside the Computer Courtyard.

How can I get a study room?

Room 2102-14 is available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday on a first-come, first-serve basis.

What are the Quiet/Work zones?

Quiet/Work zones are specific areas of the Computer Courtyard designed for different uses. Quiet Zones are meant for individual work and casual study, conversations must be whispered, phones must be turned to silent and calls should be taken outside. Work Zones are meant for small group activities, softly spoken conversations and same phone rules are applied.

How do I set up my student/employee email on my phone/mobile device?

 You can set up your student/employee email on your phone/mobile device following the guide for Mobile Email