GIA and ISD Laboratories

Lab Access

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The labs are accessible to authorized users 24 hours a day, seven days a week, EXCEPT when classes are being held in the lab.

Access to the lab is gained by swiping your SU-ID card.  The computers operate on the Syracuse University system, and so all users will need a Syracuse University computer account in order to use the facilities.


  • Maxwell/ Eggers Hall hours:
  • 7:30am to 10pm Monday - Friday
  • Closed on weekends
  • GIA Lab Schedule


  • Crouse-Hinds Hall hours:
  • 6:00am to 8pm Monday - Friday
  • Closed on weekends
  • ISD Lab Schedule 

Authorized Users

  1. All Geography faculty and graduate students may use the lab for research purposes (note: the facilities are not intended for word processing, surfing the web, or email).
  2. Undergraduate Geography Majors who have completed one of the techniques courses may use the lab for related thesis work.
  3. All students enrolled in Geography courses having a lab component.


  • If the printers in the lab run out of paper, please contact the Geography Department office (144 Eggers Hall).
  • For hardware, software, or printer problems (including running out of toner) in the lab, please contact Maxwell ICT.
  • For account problems please go to the ICT HelpDesk (Eggers 034 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM).