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Computers & Gaming

Keeping You Connected

Computer access, for coursework and communication, is essential during college. Res Tech provides information technology, computer and gaming services.

 

Find a Computer Lab

Res Tech has seven computer labs serving the Residence Halls and Campus Apartments. The labs are open 24/7* for the residents of those facilities. Each lab features a printer and computers running Microsoft Windows 10 and Office 2016.

Computer Lab Location: Computers: Printers:
Aberdeen-Inverness 11 2
Bannockburn Village 11 1
Dundee 4 1
Glen Mor 22 2
Lothian 14 2
Pentland Hills 16 2
The Plaza 4 1

 

Cost To Print
(1) Single Page = 3 cents
(1) Double Sided = 4 cents

*Please note: Some labs may be closed during holiday breaks.

 

Ethernet Plug Access the UCR Residential Network

Connect your own PC, Gaming Console, or Smart TV

To connect a gaming console or smart TV to the UCR Network, you must use an ethernet connection. For instructions on how to register and setup your device for an ethernet connection, click here. You will need your UCR NETID and password.

Report Computer Lag

Report Lag

If your game is lagging (also known as latency), let us know. Our network regulates user-traffic by needs, causing some software programs to get low-priority and slow down. File a latency report.

Get Security Tips

Get Security Tips

Learn how to beef up the security on your computer. We have assembled a guide to help you steer clear of viruses, worms and more. Visit Computing & Communications for tips on Security @ UCR.

Contact Res Tech

Phone: (951) 827-6546
Email: restech@ucr.edu

Gaming Lounges and Printing Quota

  • Sign In And Play Your Favorite Games

    Sign in and play on any of the major platforms such as Riot Games, Battle.net, Steam, and Epic Games

    Riot Games

    • League of Legends
    • Teamfight Tactics
    • Valorant

    Battle.net

    • Call of Duty
    • Overwatch
    • Warcraft
    • Heroes of the Storm

    Steam

    • Counter Strike: Global Offensive
    • DOTA 2
    • PUBG: Battlegrounds
    • Apex Legends
    • Smite: Battleground of the Gods

    Epic Games

    • Fortnite
    • Rocket League
    • Fall Guys
    • Genshin Impact

  • Hours & Location

    The Escape Gaming Lounge

    Featuring 20 computers and more than two dozen game titles, The Escape is our full-time gaming lounge. Access is available 24/7 to the residents of Aberdeen-Inverness, Lothian, Pentland Hills and Glen Mor.

    The Escape

    Pentland Hills E-112

    Hours

    Monday - Sunday
    Open 24 hours

    Invader Zone Gaming Lounge

    The Invader Zone is a full-time gaming lounge featuring 20 computers with today’s most popular games – including PVP capabilities. Also available, is a 60” TV with HDMI and VGA connections to connect game consoles. Access is available 24/7 to the residents of Glen Mor.

    Gaming Lounge

    Glen Mor C-104

    Hours

    Monday - Sunday 
    Open 24 hours

  • Printing Quota

    Printing Quota

    Residents who have computer labs in their community are given a Print Quota account balance for the academic year. The Print Quota account balance starts with $12, equivalent to 400 pages of printing. This Print Quota will only work in residential computer labs. Any unused quota will be forfeited at the end of the academic year.

     

    Printer Quota

    Purchase Printing Quota

    Additional quota can be purchased by emailing ResTech at restech@ucr.edu. Printing quota may be purchased in increments of $1.00. Any unused quota will be forfeited at the end of the academic year.

     

    Printer Assistance

    Password Assistance

    If you find that you cannot log into the Res Tech computers or PaperCut, our print management software, try changing your NetID password.

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