Computing Facilities

The OMC computer labs are provided for the students in the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences only. In order to the use the Computer Lab you will need to login with your Jacobs School account name.

If you need access, please fill out the account application form or apply in person by submitting a paper application in Cary 215.

Main Computer Lab

231 Cary Hall

The Main lab is a viable teaching facility equiped with teaching podium, projectors and 70+ workstations. This lab is open to all medical students when there isn't a class is in session.

Side Computer Lab

225 Cary Hall

This lab is located in Cary Hall accross from the main computer lab and includes workstations with media applications as wells as a scanner.

Satellite Computer Lab

221h Farber Hall

The Sattellite lab is located just inside Farber Hall from Cary. This lab is optimized for small classes and examinations. Medical students have 24-7 access with your SUNY card when not in use.

Lab Help

General Assistance can be given by the lab Proctor located by the entrance to the Main Computer lab.

Printer Policy

In the interest of keeping paper waste to a minimum, please print only when necessary. OMC's definition of necessary printing is as follows:

  • Print only final drafts.
  • Print only academic and UB-life related work.
  • Print files which are best read in hardcopy format.
  • Print files that are not available for purchase from another source.
  • Print files that have been previewed or tested whenever possible.
  • Print only what you intend to take with you.
  • Do not print multiple copies of files.
  • Do not print entire manuals.
  • Do not print any output for profit.

Print Quota

For students, faculty, and staff per semester

  • Blank & White: 600 pages
  • Colors: 50 pages

Contact Info

Office of Medical Computing
Suite 6110
955 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-2106
Fax: (716) 829-2462
Email: omc-req@buffalo.edu



Lab Schedule

Main Lab:
Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 10:30pm
Sat & Sun: 10:00am - 9:30pm

Side Lab:
Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 10:30pm
Sat & Sun: 10:00am - 9:30pm

Satelite Lab:
24/7 when no class in session with SUNY card access.