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Laptop Lending Program



The Faculty of Arts, in cooperation with the Arts Undergraduate Society, provides laptop computers for Arts students to borrow for short-term use. The laptops are loaned on a first-come, first served basis. The service is free to eligible Arts students. The Laptop Lending Program is located in the Arts-Ferrier Computer Lab.


Location and Hours of operation

Ferrier Building, 3rd floor
Room # 303
Campus entrance or 840 Dr. Penfield Ave. Montreal
Quebec, Canada H3A 0G2


The Laptop Lending Program runs Fall and Winter terms only--laptops are not available during Summer session or over Winter Break.

The Laptop Lending Program begins after the end of add/drop period and continues through the end of term. All loaned computers must be returned by the end of the examination period.

Laptop check-out is Tuesday, 9:00am-2:30pm only.

Laptop return is Thursday, 9:00am-2:30pm only.

Late fee: $50 per each full or partial week late.



For more information and to request a laptop click here

For General questions contact: arts-aus-laptops [at] mcgill.ca


About the Faculty of Arts Computer Lab

Arts provides a peaceful study space for Arts and Arts&Sci students. Located on the third floor of the Ferrier building, the AUS funds a 24-hour computer lab. The Ferrier lab includes both Mac and PC workstations.


Software currently installed on the PCs in the lab:

  • Office 2016
  • Adobe Digital editions
  • ArcGIS
  • EndNote
  • SPSS 26
  • JMP 13
  • Can 8
  • MatLab 2020a
  • MaxQDA
  • SAS 9.4
  • Stata 16
  • Wolfram Mathematica 11.3

Scanner, photocopier is available.

Students who pay the Arts Computer Lab Fee have 24-hour access to this lab. McGill ID cards are required in order to enter and/or remain in the computer lab between 11pm - 8am.

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