The Open Computer Lab – Summer 2021

The Open Computer Lab (OCL) will continue to follow guidelines set by the College and CDC as it pertains to the COVID-19 Pandemic.  The OCL will be providing in-person service at the Alexandria Campus, Room AA332.

The college guidelines can be found at: https://www.nvcc.edu/safe-campus/response.html

Summer 2021 Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am – 1:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Holidays:
Monday, May 31 – Memorial Day
Friday, June 18 – Juneteenth
Monday, July 5 – Independence Day

Open Computer Lab – Semester Break

Open Computer Lab – Hours Summer 2021

OCL Summer 2021

OPEN COMPTUER CENTER – ROOM 332
SUMMER BREAK: The Computer Lab Will be
CLOSED
MAY 3RD  – MAY 16TH

During the break, The Computer Lab will be available virtually:
MONDAY – THRUSDAY :    9:00am – 6:00pm
FRIDAY :                                     9:00am – 3:00pm
*Summer class will resume on MAY 17TH

For further support, Virtual Lab can be accessed at: https://www.nvcc.edu/computer-labs/index.html#panel7

Via Zoom at: Join Zoom Meeting
https://vccs.zoom.us/j/81338709171

 You may contact us via email at amahmood@nvcc.edu or by phone at (703) 845-6041 and leave a message. An OCL staff will call you back promptly.

Computer Lab – Spring 2021

Open Computer Center (OCL) Spring 2021

ALEXANDRIA Campus

The Alexandria Campus Computer lab (OCL) is located in room AA332 of the Bisdorf Building.  We are pleased to inform you that the OCL is reopening it’s doors to students for the remainder of the Spring 2021 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 Spring 2021 (Feb 8th – May 3rd, 2021) are following:
Monday – Thursday      9:00am – 6:00pm
Friday                               9:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday                         9:00am – 1:00pm

Spring Break:  March 8th, – March 14th, 2021
OCL is providing Virtual Assistance during the Spring Break.
Click on the Link:   https://vccs.zoom.us/j/89367786828
to join

Please call Abid Mahmood at 703-845-6041 or email at amahmood@nvcc.edu if you have any questions.

Virtual OCL January 11th, 2021 – February 8th, 2021

OCL Virtual Assistance – January 11th, 2021 to February 8th, 2021

Due to abundance of caution the Alexandria Campus Computer Lab (Room AA332) will not be available at the physical location during the beginning of the Spring 2021 semester (January 11th, – February 8th, 2021).  However, the OCL is committed to assisting you with technology and other course related materials.

The Computer Lab will be offering service virtually via Zoom at the link provided below.

Join Zoom Meeting  https://vccs.zoom.us/j/89626885746  Meeting ID: 896 2688 5746

You may also 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.

Virtual Assistance Hours and Day/Dates

January 11th, 2021 – February 8th, 2021

Monday – Friday                            9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday                                         9:00am  – 1:00pm

-Please scan the QR code to join the meeting-

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.