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Virtual Computer Lab (VCL)

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Key Features

Provide 7 X 24 X 365 online access to applications and systems from a basic computer.


The VCL is a remote access system that allows you to reserve a "virtual computer" with the desired operating system and applications for your coursework, and remotely access it via the Internet. The system has all the widely used applications at the University that can be made available, such as SAS, Matlab, SPSS, GIS and others.

Available To:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Usage Requirements

  • Internet Connection
  • Remote Desktop Software
  • Current Student, Faculty or Staff
  • MIDAS Account

Getting Started

For instructions on connecting to the Virtual Computer Lab, visit the ITS Labs page. To connect to the VCL, visit the VCL link above and login with your MIDAS ID and password.