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The computer labs and the success center will be closed for testing on May 8 from 8:30A to 3P or until testing is completed. The closings are listed below:

Student Success Center
Closed 8:30A to 2P or until testing is completed
Testing Hesi Exit R3

Computer Labs
Closed 9:30A to 3P or until testing is completed
Test 1: 5313/14 10A to 12P
Test 2: BSN Psych 1P to 3P or until testing is completed

Students Taking the tests for BSN Psych and 5313/14 will need to wait in the hallway outside of the LRC and wait for your instructor to let you in for testing.

The computer labs and the success center will be closed for testing on May7, from 8:30A to 2P or until testing is completed.

the closing is as follows:

May 7, 2012
Computer Labs & Success Center
8:30A to 2P (or until testing is completed)
HESI Exit Round 3

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  • Beginning April 30, the LRC Hours of Operation will change to the listings below:

    Monday to Saturday 7:30 to 5P

    If you need to print after the change, you can go tot he library or other OIT student labs.

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  • Below is the following Computer Lab closings for May. All closings are for testing.

    May 1: Med/Surg 12P to 2P or until testing is completed (computer labs and success center will be closed)

    May 4: Pedi 1P to 2:30P or until testing is completed (success center will be open)

    May 8: Psych 1P to 3P or until testing is completed (computer labs and success center will be closed)

    May 9: OB 12P to 1:30P or until testing is completed (computer labs and success center will be closed)

    Dates and Times of testing are subject to change

    The computer labs will be closed for testing on April 30. the Labs will open for operation @ 10A or when all testing has been completed. the closing is listed below:

    Computer labs
    Will open @ 10A or when testing has been completed


    The Success Center will be open during testing.
    Anyone wishing to use the Success Center will need to remain quiet during the testing times.

    The computer labs and the success center will be closed for testing on April 19. the closing is listed below:

    Closing 8:30A to 2P or until testing is completed
    HESI Exit round 2
    Computer Labs & Success Center will be closed

    The computer labs will be closed for testing on April 24 from 8:30A to 2P, or when testing has been completed. The closing is listed below:

    Labs Closed (A & B)
    8:30A to 2P (or when testing has been completed)
    HESI Exit Round 2

    The computer labs will be closed for testing on April 19 from 8:30A to 2P, or when testing has been completed. The closing is listed below:

    Labs Closed (A & B)
    8:30A to 2P (or when testing has been completed)
    HESI Exit Round 2

    Microsoft Office Alternatives

    If you do not have Microsoft Office, below is a list of Office production suite software titles that are alternatives to Microsoft Office. The OS platforms are listed beside the software title:

    Open Office (Mac, Windows, Linux)
    IBM Lotus Symphony (Mac, Windows, Linux)
    Libre Office (Mac, Windows, Linux)
    Knightsoft Office Suite (Windows Only)
    K Office Suite (Windows & Linux Only)
    Neo Office Suite (Mac Only)
    Gnome Office Suite (Windows & Linux Only)
    Google Docs (Online: Web Based)
    Zoho (Online: Web Based)
    Think Free Office Suite (Online: Web Based)

    The above office suites listed above are free to download and use. You will need to download and try the software you wish to use. If you use any of the software listed above, you will need to contact the companies offering the software for tech support if you should have any issues.

    The UTA Bookstore sells the Microsoft Office Suite for both Windows and Mac OS X computers. The details are listed below:

    Microsoft Office 2010 for Windows: $29

    Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac OS X: $33

    After purchase you can install the software on 2 computers. if you have any questions, contact the UTA Bookstore for Details.

    The UTA Bookstore is located @ 400 South Pecan Street (corner of Pecan & UTA Blvd.)