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Computer Access

Student employee hands laptop in laptop bag across desk to student

Student Union Computer Lab

The Student Union provides 33 general access computer stations throughout the Student Union. These stations allow Boise State students, faculty, and staff to check email, surf the web, and have access to numerous software programs. All stations have the ability to print.

Laptop Checkout Program

The Student Union offers a Laptop Checkout Program at the The Zone. To check out a laptop you must be a currently enrolled Boise State University student. This service is free to students, with the exception of late fees or fees related to computer damage.

Network Access in the Student Union

The Student Union also offers Internet access via Wireless (WiFi) and LAN connections throughout the building. This allows people to bring in their personal laptop and connect to the University network. These connections are only available to current students and staff at Boise State University. For more information please visit:

The wireless network in the Student Union includes all dining and lounge areas and Bookstore. For those without wireless capability, or those who need to plug in a laptop, LAN and power connections are available throughout the Student Union. The most LAN and power connections are available in the main dining area on the first floor, with additional connections available in the various lounges throughout the building. All LAN connections are clearly labeled with an identification plate next to the table.

Study Space in the SUB

Various lounges and study spaces are located throughout the Student Union. We offer free white boards for group projects.