Computer laboratories

Information on the computing labs at Informatics.

Appleton Tower labs

This is a list of rooms hosting DICE computing facilities for Informatics students.  These are available to all Informatics students 24 hours a day, with swipe card access required to Appleton Tower and some of the rooms within the building.

As well as desktop machines and flipdesks, there are a number of network ports for connecting laptops.

Some of these rooms are regularly used for teaching classes; the University's 'Web timetables' shows which rooms are available when:

Web timetables

If you encounter any problem with a DICE machine, please report this using the Computing Support Form.


Location Machines Additional information
Level 3
3.01   Robotics Lab
3.03   Practical Lab
3.05   Tutorial Lab
3.09   Computer Lab
3.11   Open to students on robotics courses only, except during scheduled class bookings.
Level 4
4.05   Tutorial Room
4.07   Tutorial Room
4.09   Tutorial Room
4.12   Computer Lab
4.14A   Tutorial Room
4.14   Tutorial Room
Level 5
5.01   Tutorial Room
5.02   Tutorial Room
5.03   Tutorial Room
5.04   North Computer Lab
5.05   West Computer Lab
5.06   Tutorial Room - limited access
5.07   South Computer Lab
Level 6
6.06 84 Computer Lab
Level 7
7.01   Practical Lab
7.02   Tutorial Room
7.03   Tutorial Room
7.14   Tutorial Room

Computing Support links

Computing Support FAQ

Computing Support Report Form