Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Graduate School of Education
 
About the University
About the School
Degree Programs Available
Admission
Tuition and Fees
Financial Aid
Student Services
Libraries
Computer Facilities
Office of Continuous Education and Global Programs
Teaching Assistant Project
Selected Centers and Partnerships
Housing
Dining Services
Rutgers University Health Services
Student Health Insurance
Sexual Assault Services and Crime Victim Assistance
Counseling Services
Campus Information Services
Day Care Centers
Parking and Transportation Services
Graduate Students Association
Student and School Governance
Paul Robeson Cultural Center
Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Asian American Cultural Center
Office of Diverse Community Affairs and Lesbian-Gay Concerns
Activities
Alumni
Academic Policies and Procedures
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. Program in Education
Programs, Faculty, and Courses
Administration
Governance of the University
Divisions of the University
Camden Newark New Brunswick/Piscataway
Catalogs
  The Graduate School of Education 2004-2006 Student Services Computer Facilities  

Computer Facilities

Rutgers University Computing Services (RUCS) provides extensive centralized and decentralized computing and network services for students, faculty, and staff of all academic and administrative units of the university. In addition to the RUCS facilities, many departments and schools operate computing facilities of various types.

For instructional applications and general student use, a group of Sun computer systems, collectively called "eden," is available. Any registered student can create his or her own account on these systems. These systems run the UNIX operating system and provide electronic mail; access to the Rutgers University data communications network, RUNet; access to the Internet; applications software such as SAS and SPSS; and programming language compilers. Machine-readable data files are available for census data, social science data, and other areas.

For research applications, a second group of Sun computer systems with greater capacity is available.

Public computing facilities are located on each campus. These facilities include Apple Macintosh and DOS/ Windows personal computers and X-terminals. All of the workstations in the hubs are connected to RUNet. Software is available for word processing, spreadsheets, desktop publishing, graphics, statistical analysis, and other applications.

For further information, call 732/445-2296 or write Rutgers University Computing Services, Information Center, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 54 Joyce Kilmer Avenue, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8045.

 
For additional information, contact RU-info at 732/932-info (4636) or colonel.henry@rutgers.edu.
Comments and corrections to: Campus Information Services.

2005 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. All rights reserved.