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Technology

ChapDesk

The ChapDesk has served as the IT Help Desk at Lubbock Christian University since 2009.  By employing student workers, we allow our technicians the opportunity to connect with students and professors in a unique way.  Our technicians come from a variety of academic fields, including engineering, teaching, and of course, information systems and technology.  Our goal at the ChapDesk is to provide a superior customer service experience, and to help students, faculty, and staff be successful through the use of technology.

Our Vision

The mission of the Lubbock Christian University Technology Services Department is to empower collaboration and communication to achieve academic and administrative excellence through the strategic use of people, processes, and technology. The Technology Services Department will be acknowledged as an outstanding resource for technology services on a technologically advanced University campus through teamwork, expert knowledge, professionalism, and a commitment to excellence.

Services Offered

Each student is given $25 per long semester (Fall & Spring) and $8 for short terms (Summer) for printing. 

Cost per copies are:

  • Black & White: $ .04
  • Color: $ .75

Printers/copiers are available in all the buildings on campus. 

You have access to your print account anytime you are logged in to the LCU network. To access your copy account, log in to the interface on copiers using your LCU login information.

Web Printing

You can also print from your own laptop, iPad, or iPhone using Web Print. Simply login to the Web Print interface, upload your document, select your printer, and send your print job.

Technology Services also provides access to several labs on campus. Those locations are:

  • BA User lab
  • Mabee American Heritage Building
  • Mabee Learning Center/Moody Library
  • Associates Behavioral Science Building
  • School of Business
  • Mabee Science Building
  • Maddox-Pugh Education Building
  • Cook Research Center
  • C.L. Kay Christian Development Building (CDC)
  • Talkington Nursing Building
  • Mabee Criminal Justice/Social Work - Baucham Lab
  • There are also mini-labs available for students living in Johnson Hall and Katie Rogers Hall.

LCU is proud to offer secure Wi-Fi access in our buildings and around campus. Stop by the ChapDesk to ask about getting connected.

At different locations around campus, if you see one of the stickers that reads "Wifi Sweet Spot," this indicates that you are in an area with a particularly strong Wi-Fi connection. For the best wireless connection, try linking to the internet at one of these locations.

OneDrive: Thanks to our partnership with Microsoft, students gain access to 15GB of storage using OneDrive. Your OneDrive is automatically set up using your email address, so you can simply login and be ready to go.

Here at ChapDesk, we offer support for any computer troubles that you may experience on our campus. From minor questions to complete computer failure, we have personnel who can assist you, or point you to someone who can.  

For a complete list of hours, location, and contact information, check out our contact information below.

Chaplink is the main hub of all online resources. You may access Moodle, Webmail, and much more, all from Chaplink.

Software Offered

The full version of Microsoft Office 365 is available for free to all currently enrolled students. It includes:

  • Outlook
  • OneDrive
  • Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • OneNote

A free version of AVG antivirus software and Office 2011 for Mac is also available.

Supported Technology

Recommended for a PC laptop

  • Operating System: Windows 8 or higher
  • Processor Type: Intel i5 processor or better
  • Memory: 4GB of RAM
  • Hard Drive: 500GB

Recommended for Macs

  • Operating System: Mac OS 10.11 or higher
  • Processor Type: Intel i5 processor or better
  • Memory: 4GB of RAM
  • Hard Drive: 500GB

Other Recommendations

  • Flash Drive or External Hard Drive
  • Surge protectors
  • Ethernet cable

Contact Us

Email

Phone

Facebook

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. - 12 a.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sunday: 2 p.m. - 12 a.m.