College of Liberal Arts

Computer Lab Reservations

Two computer classrooms (MEZ 4.136 & 4.144) with 25 iMacs each are available for use by College of Liberal Arts units during lab business hours with confirmed reservations. All computers have Google Chrome, Firefox, and Microsoft Office 2019.

The Computer Labs are closed due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation.

No reopening date has been established.

Reservations are scheduled by Liberal Arts ITS staff and dependent upon availability.

Lab Reservation Requests:

Mezes 4.136: dual-boot Windows 10 with SPSS software and MacOS 10.12 Sierra

Mezes 4.144: MacOS 10.11 El Capitan with additional software including Audacity, GarageBand, Gimp, iMovie, Keynote, Matlab, Praat, R Studio

Send an e-mail to:

Include in request:

  • Name of class
  • Name of instructor
  • Number of expected computers needed
  • Date & time for the reservation
  • Software requirements (Mac or PC)

Walk-In Lab & Equipment Check-Out

The MEZ 4.128 Media Lab is a first-come, first-served General-Use Lab available to all University of Texas at Austin graduate students, faculty, and staff during lab business hours.

Individual Use Stations

7 Windows 10 PCs with SPSS, Stata, R Studio, and Python 3.7
29 iMacs running MacOS 10.12 Sierra

All stations have a network connection, Google Chrome, Firefox, and Microsoft Office 2019.

  • Computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • All stations are for individual use only
  • No food, tobacco, or non spill-proof drinks are allowed

Lab computers are on the BevoBucks printing system. For black and white laser printing from the computers, users need to log in with a UT EID loaded with BevoBucks. For information on how to set up BevoBucks, contact the UT Helpdesk at (512) 475-9400.

Equipment Check-Out

Audiovisual equipment is available for checkout to faculty and graduate students in the College of Liberal Arts on a first-come, first-served basis for a period of up to two business days.  Please see our Equipment Check-Out FAQ for details.


Joe Robertson
Media Lab Manager

Mezes 4.128