Software Engineering Lab

Software Engineering Lab

The Software Engineering Lab is available to junior and senior declared MIS, CS, and SWEG majors only. Exceptions will be made only at the request of a department faculty or staff member. Students eligible for access to the lab should contact Jim Stewart.


Science Building 204/206


Students with card lock access can use the lab any time between the hours of 7:00am – 10:00pm. It should be noted, however, that the Science Building is usually locked on weekends and during breaks.


  • Standard campus computing rules apply.
  • The door to the lab is to remain closed and locked.
  • One guest is allowed per student, however, guests may be asked to leave by faculty or staff at any time.
  • Students are not permitted to share their computer accounts with anyone.
  • Guests may be required to defer their seats to authorized lab users when necessary.
  • Students are responsible for cleaning up their work areas when they leave the lab.
  • Students should be considerate of others using the lab and maintain a quiet working environment.
  • The last student to leave the lab is responsible for making sure the windows are closed and the lights are turned off.

Logging On

Computers belong to the COSC domain. Accounts are created and managed by Jim Stewart. Contact Jim for new accounts, account maintenance, and password resets.


If you have any questions not answered on our FAQ Page please contact:
Jim Stewart
Office: Darden 210A


  • 24 Workstations with dual 24″ monitors
  • 3 Macs
  • 2 Color Laser Printers
  • 5 65″ Plasma Displays


The Software Engineering and Visualization lab has the following software available:

  • Linux Mint
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise
  • Filezilla
  • Microsoft Office
  • LibreOffice
  • Dev C++
  • jGrasp
  • Geany
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • PuTTY
  • PLT Scheme
  • SWI-Prolog
  • Wireshark
  • Activestate ActivePython
  • MySQL Administrator
  • TortoiseSVN
  • Eclipse
  • Ruby
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Mathematica
  • Minitab