OCL Virtual Assistance – During Holidays and Semester Break 2020

The Computer Lab will be operating under altered schedule for the November and December holidays.  We assure you that we are still here to support you. We continue to monitor our emails and phone messages in order to provide the information you need in this uncertain period.

You may reach us via email at amahmood@nvcc.edu or by calling 703.845.6041 (leave a voice message) and we’ll call you back promptly. Also, you may visit our blog at blogs.nvcc.edu/alocl, here you’ll find the link to connect with us via Zoom.

Virtual Assistance Hours and Day/Dates
December 14, 2020 – December 23, 2020
Monday – Friday                 9:00am – 5:00pm

Join Zoom Meeting                                                         
https://vccs.zoom.us/j/81051561945
Meeting ID: 810 5156 1945

December 24th, 2020 – January 4th, 2021The Computer Lab will be closed physically and Virtually.

Open Computer Center – Fall 2020

ALEXANDRIA

The Alexandria Campus Computer lab (OCL) is located in room AA332.  We are pleased to inform you that the OCL is reopening it’s doors to students for the Fall 2020 semester.  The OCL is Open to currently enrolled Students (primary). Faculty and Staff, for limited time and space available use.

The OCL team is committed to provide excellent service to students, however, the staff will strictly abide by the policies set by the College.  Please click on COVID-19 Face Covering Policies for details. 

Hours for the Fall 2020 (starting August 24th) are following:

Monday – Thursday      9:00am – 6:00pm
Friday                             9:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday                        9:00am – 1:00pm

Holidays:

  • September 7: Labor Day
  • October 12-13: Non Instructional Days, – Computer Lab will Open at 2:00pm on both days.
  • November 25: College closes at noon
  • November 26-28: Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 24-Jan 2, 2020: Winter Break
Please call Abid Mahmood at 703-845-6041 or email at amahmood@nvcc.edu if you have any questions.

OCL Virtual Assistance For Summer 2020

Summer Semester May 2020  –  August 2020

Due to the impacts of COVID-19, all college services are temporarily being offered remotely through Summer 2020. The Computer Lab recognizes the important role we play in assisting our students with IT projects and other subjects. We want to assure you that we are still here to support you. We continue to monitor our emails and phone messages in order to provide the information you need in this uncertain period.

Until NOVA returns to its normal schedule you may reach us vai email at amahmood@nvcc.edu or by calling 703.845.6041 (leave a voice message) and we’ll call you back promptly. Also, you may visit our blog at blogs.nvcc.edu/alocl, here you’ll find the link to connect with us via Zoom.

Computer Lab is now assisting students via Zoom
Hours:
Monday – Friday  10:00am – 6:00pm

Please use this link to reach us via Zoom.
https://vccs.zoom.us/my/computerlab

    
(NOVA’S Response to COVID-19)

Computer Lab During March 23rd – May 11th, 2020

ATTENTION
NOVA Has Moved to Remote instruction
from March 18 – May 11th, 2020.

Visit www.nvcc.edu
for latest updates, as the information is updated twice a day

Computer Lab is now assisting
students via Zoom meeting during
March 23rd – May 11th, 2020
Hours 10:00am – 6:00pm
Monday – Friday

Please use this link to reach us via Zoom.
https://vccs.zoom.us/my/computerlab

     Computer Lab

Hours During Remote Instructions

Please note, all classes are Canceled March 16 and 17 NOVA will move to
Remote instruction from March 18 until April 5.

  • Visit nvcc.edu to receive and review the latest updates.
  • For emergency service operation questions, please contact oem@nvcc.edu.
  • If you wish to request accommodations during this time, please contact ada@nvcc.edu
  • Computer lab will remain OPEN during March 18th – April 5th
      • Hours:
            • Monday – Thursday        9:00 am – 7:00 pm
            • Friday                                9:00 am – 3:30 pm

              Please call Open Computer Lab Staff at 703-845-6041 for assistance.
              Remember for your safety and safety of others keep social distance.

                                       

Maker Space

Virtual Reality (VR)

The Open Computer Center invites you to come and experience the Virtual Reality in Maker Space.  In addition, we encourage you to develop and enhance your skills or perhaps invent something new.  

Spring 2020

The Open Computer Lab is delighted to have you back.  We are hoping you had a restful holiday break.  Once again we are looking forward to assisting you with your technology needs.

Hours of Operation for Spring Semester are:
Monday – Thursday         8:00am – 9:00pm
Friday                                 8:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday                           9:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday                              Closed

* Closed January 20 – Martin Luther Jr. day

  • Spring Break March 9th – 15th, 2020 Hours
    Monday – Friday         8:00am – 5:00pm
    Saturday – Sunday     Closed

 

Holiday Hours

The Computer Lab will be operating under amended hours for the Holidays:

Thanksgiving Holidays

November 27, 2019 The Computer Lab will close at 12:00pm (noon)
November 28, 2019  CLOSED
November 29, 2019  CLOSED
November 30, 2019  CLOSED
December 1, 2019    CLOSED

Christmas Holidays:

December 23, 2019 – Computer Lab Will be CLOSED
December 24, 2019 – CLOSED
December 25, 2019 – CLOSED

Winter Break:
December 26, 2019 – January 1st, 2020 The Computer Lab will be CLOSED.  The Computer Lab will reopen on January 2nd, 2020.

All of us at the Computer Lab are wishing you joyous and restful holidays.

Maker Space

Students are enhancing their knowledge at the Maker Space.  Maker Space is located inside the Open Computer Lab, and students are encouraged to develop and learn new skills.  In the picture two students are attempting to configure an external graphics card for Virtual Reality. 

Non Instructional Days

The Computer Lab will be operating on amended hours during the non-instructional days.
Monday, October 14th, 2019 the Lab will be open from 9 am – 5 pm
Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 the Lab will be CLOSED
Wednesday, October 16th, 2019, normal hours 8 am – 9 pm
Thursday, October 17th, 2019, normal hours 8 am – 9 pm
Friday, October 18th, 2019, normal hours 8 am – 5 pm
Saturday, October 19th, 2019 9 am – 4 pm