Allow student to quickly access computer barn software and all printers from anywhere at anytime using their own devices. Also there are virtual barn workstations installed around the campus area for student to access computer barn software or manage the HKUST card.

Note: All of our computer barn and virtual barn environments have been upgraded to Windows 10 during Summer 2016.You'll see the new facelift of the desktop environment together with better user experience compared with Windows 7 and 8. ITSC will continue to review and refine the environment to make it faster and more user-friendly.

Please contact us at if you have any issue in using the Windows 10 environment.

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Virtual Barn Workstation Locations

You can use your own machine to access virtual barn, access it from all computer barn's PC or find any one of the virtual barn workstations around the campus to access it.

Virtual Barn Workstation Location No. of workstations available
Student Lounge near StarBucks 11
Outside LT-J self-study area (2/F) 6
Outside Barn B 2
Near LT-A and Barn B 1
Near LT-D 1
Outside LT-E
LSK G/F outside computer barn D 3
UGHall1 G/F Common room
UGHall2 1/F Common room 1
UGHall3 1/F Lift Lobby 1
PGHall2 G/F Lift Lobby 1
LG3 Opposite to SAO Amenties Counter 1
LG5 SU Corridor 8
ITSC Service Desk  1
Computer Barn A - general area 12