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WKU provides Student Technology Centers (general usage computer labs for all students) at five locations on the main campus. There is also one Student Technology Center (STC) at each regional campus location. STC labs are equipped with the latest hardware, software, scanners, and laser printing. STC labs are restricted for the use of current WKU students, faculty, and staff. NetID credentials are used for logging into lab computers.



Black & white laser printing is free, up to the amount of your printing allocation for each year. After printing allocation is depleted, black & white printing is $0.10 per page.

Color printing is available in Cravens and JRH 145 labs. It costs $0.50 cents per page. Print jobs can be paid for with Big Red Dollars or computer lab printing balance. Balances can be refilled at the ID Center or online through TopNet.

(Important Note: Big Red Dollars processed through TopNet are reflected next business day.)

Wireless Printing

Wireless printing from your laptop (PC and Mac) or mobile device is available in all Student Technology Centers.

Print Wirelessly   About Printing



Scanners are available at each STC Lab. Work stations with scanners are reserved for scanning use only.

Scanning Instructions


ADA Accessibility

Each STC is equipped with ADA compliant work stations. Specialized software such as JAWS and Read & Write Gold are available. When necessary, patrons will be asked to relocate so that the ADA work station may be used by patrons who need to use it.


Mac Computers

Mac computers are available for use in the JRH 145 and the Cravens Library 4th Floor labs.

Lab Locations




Lab PCs Macs
Cherry Hall 127 20  
Cravens Library 4th Floor 20 2
Grise Hall 335 30  
Jody Richards Hall 145 60 9
Snell Hall 1104 20  

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 Last Modified 2/22/24