Fall 2021 OCL Hours

Loudoun Open Computer Lab (OCL)
Monday – Thursday: 9:00am-7:00pm
9:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Closed for Holidays

Hours are subject to change at any time.

OCL assistants are still available to help you.
For Loudoun Students – Please send an email to to create a ticket and we will be happy to assist you.

When the Loudoun Open Computer Lab opens, we will follow the college guidelines posted on the main COVID-19 webpage.

Open Computer Lab Specifications


35 Mac-Minis with Windows 10

2 iMac Machines with Catalina

1 Canon ACE Printer

Machines with ADA compliant setups and software  are also available with Zoom Text and adjustable tables.

Webcams are available for student use.

Software Access from Home:

Students may access software via Citrix using your MyNOVA login credentials.  From this site  – please click on Virtual Lab – The NOVA Virtual Lab provides students access to Windows 10 desktops with frequently used student software which is available at onsite campus computer labs.  Students can access the Virtual Lab 24/7 from any Windows, Mac OS, or iOS device with a high-speed Internet connection.

Scrolling down on this page it gives the students the software that is available to them via which Desktop they select for the course they are taking:   *Limited to certain Virtual Machines – Please refer to the detailed Virtual Desktop Catalog which outlines the software available on the various virtual desktops.

Software on the Loudoun Open Computer Lab Machines:

Adobe Acrobat DC
Adobe Creative Cloud
Adobe Dreamweaver 2020
Adobe Photoshop 2020
Adutodesk AutoCad 2021
Adutodesk Revit 2021
Eclipse IDE 2020.6
Google Chrome
Microsoft Edge
Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2019: Access, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, Publisher, Word)
Mozilla Firefox
OneNote 2016
Respondus Lockdown Browser
VLC Media Player
Windows Accessories: Calculator, Character Map, Internect Explorer, Math Input Panel, Notepad, Paint, Quick Assist, Remote Desktop Connection, Snipping Tool, Steps Recorder, Windows Media Planer, WordPad
Windows PowerShell