Computing Services

Those registered for the International Congress on Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University have access to the computer labs in the Bernhard Center and at the University Computing Center upon presentation of their congress badges and picture ID.

Hours

Bernhard Center lab hours during the congress

  • Monday through Sunday: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

University Computing Center lab hours

  • Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Printing

Congress registrants may print in reasonable quantities in the computer labs for free. Printouts from public computers in the Fetzer Center are 10¢ per page. Boarding passes and Session Proposal Forms, but not longer documents, may be printed at Congress registration (Goldsworth Valley III residence halls, Eldridge 305):

  • Wednesday: noon to midnight
  • Thursday: 8 a.m. to midnight
  • Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, 8 a.m. to noon

Wireless Internet access

Congress registrants with wireless-equipped laptops may obtain access to WMU’s wireless network by following the instructions contained in their registration packets. Those planning to use the Internet during their presentations will need to establish a User ID in WMU’s wireless system on their laptops in advance of the session. Wireless access is available throughout the campus, indoors and out. It is also possible, through a separate login and with an account established in advance, to have Ethernet access to the Internet in congress session rooms in Schneider Hall, Sangren Hall and in dormitory sleeping rooms.