VSE Instructional Computing Laboratories provide a framework for computing-related educational activities within the Volgenau School. The labs serve students of all the Departments in the Volgenau School.


One of the storage servers has had multiple disk failures. Students and faculty with home directories on that server are impacted. Recovery is in progress, however, you may have problems accessing your Zeus account or personal web sites on Helios.

Update 07/08/2020

A number of user accounts have had files restored and made available to them. If your data is available, you will see a message when logging in with ssh to Zeus. For instructions on retrieving your data, see this page.

We are continuing to work to made as much recovered data as possible available.

Resources for Faculty, Staff and Students Working Remotely

We have compiled these helpful FAQ's to assist you with operating remotely during the COVID-19 outbreak:

VSE Lab Hours (Engineering Building Room 1506):

Volgenau School labs in the Nguyen Engineering Building (ENGR) are closed until further notice. Please see GMU's Coronavirus Response page for additional information.

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Answers to questions about computing services not provided by the Volgenau School can be found at http://its.gmu.edu/