Computing Facilities

Center for Creative Technology (CCT)

CCT Open Computing Lab - Seeley Mudd 1st Floor

12 Macs, 9 Windows computers; laptop stations; 2 scanners; black and white, and color printing

The IT Help Desk is located in the CCT in the main area with the computers and printers.

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The CCT on the 1st floor level of Seeley Mudd includes the following spaces:

CCT Open Computing Lab: general purpose computers, black and white and color printers. 

Multimedia Workstations: the main CCT open lab offers audio, video, photography, scanning, and graphic design tools.

Multimedia Production Lab - Seeley Mudd 115: teaching lab with 13 iMac computers and software for multimedia production. Open to all users outside of scheduled class times. 

Audio Production Studio - Seeley Mudd 116: two audio isolation booths with digital audio workstations for recording and production. Training required for access.

Video Production Studio - Seeley Mudd 102: production space with dedicated lighting, backdrops, and HD video equipment. Training required for acess.



Academic Term:

24-hours for students, faculty, and staff  (ID card access required 6pm-6am and on weekends)

If the college closes for severe weather or other emergency reasons, the CCT may also close.

Thanksgiving Break

Sat 11/22 - Wed 11/26    8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thurs 11/27                     Closed
Fri - Sat 11/28 - 11/29    12 noon - 9:00 p.m.
Sun 11/30                       10:00 a.m. - midnight 12:00 a.m.

Winter Break

Fri 12/19                                  8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sat 12/20 - Sun 12/21             Closed
Mon 12/22 - Tues 12/23          8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed 12/24 - Sun 12/28           Closed
Mon 12/29 - Tues 12/30          8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed 12/31 - Sun 1/4               Closed


Weekdays from Mon 1/5 - Tuesday 1/20          8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
Weekends from Mon 1/5 - Tuesday 1/20          Closed


CCT hours are 24 hours with ID card access from 6pm to 6am.

General Computing Facilities

These computing facilities are generally available to all members of the Amherst College community on a first-come, first-served basis. Staff and student lab supervisors maintain the workspaces and answer computing questions during open hours. Black and white and color public printing is available in all locations.

Frost A Level Lab Frost Lane Room Lab Merrill Science Library Computers Smudd CCT Open Lab