Student Computer Access

Every Lakeland College student has access to computers at the college.

There are computer labs on both campuses as well as student-use computers in The Commons.

By signing on to a computer, ​a student agrees to Lakeland's acceptable use policy.

The following drop downs explain how to login and answer other frequently asked questions about Lakeland's computers and labs.
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Where are the computer labs?
Computer Labs in Vermilion:
  • two computer labs in the Commons (library)--AH009A, AH009B
  • two computer labs in the academic link--AL112 & AL116
Note:  AL112, & AL116 are open Monday to Thursday  7:30 am - 5:30 pm, Friday 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Computer Labs in Lloydminster:
  • three computer labs--BK 213, BK 215 and BK 118
There are student-use computers in the Commons on both campuses. They are available whenever the Commons is open.
 
The Lloydminster student lounge also has computers for your use.
What are the computer lab hours?
From September - April, the Vermilion campus Commons computer lab hours are:
  • 24 hours,  7  days a week
From September - April the Vermilion Campus lab hours for AL112 & AL116 are:
  • Monday - Thursday 8 am - 5:30 pm
  • Friday 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday closed
From May – August, the all computer lab hours are:
  • Monday – Friday 8:15 – 4:30 pm
How do I log in to a computer?
Your Lakeland College username is
 
first name.lastname@edu.lakelandcollege.ca
 
Example: John F Smith's email address would be john.smith@edu.lakelandcollege.ca
 
What's my password?
Your initial password is
  1. Start with uppercase LLC plus an exclamation mark LLC!
  2. Then add the last 4 digits of your student ID#. Example LLC!1234
Notes:
  • You need to reset your password after your first login.
  • Your password expires after 1 year
  • New passwords must contain at least 8 characters and have at least 3 of the following: 
    • Uppercase
    • Lowercase
    • Numbers
    • Special characters
    Example of a 8-character password: Work100% - includes 4 of the requirements. Uppercase W, lowercase ork, numbers 1 & 0 and special character %.
  • You can't use any variation of your username in your password.
I reset my password and now I forgot it, what do I do?
If you've forgotten your password, come to the Information Technology (IT) office on your campus weekdays between 8:15 am and 4:30 pm
  • Room 2067 in Lloydminster
  • The Commons (library) in Vermilio
You must have your student ID card, or some form of photo identification with you. We can't reset passwords over the phone.

What is the cost of printing?
You need to start by buying a print credit card at your campus bookstore. Cards are declining blance. They start at $10 and go down based on these prices.
  • 10 cents a sheet for letter sized black and white copies
  • 40 cents a sheet for letter sized colour copies
What should I do if I have a problem with a printer?
Report printer problems to Information Technology (IT) office on your campus:
  • Room 2067 in Lloydminster between 8:15 am -- 4:30 pm weekdays.
  • The Commons (library) in Vermilion between  8:15 am and 4:30 pm weekdays.
What should I do if I get locked out of my account?
If you are locked out of your account, come to the Information Technology (IT) office on your campus
  • Room 2067 in Lloydminster between 8:15 am -- 4:30 pm weekdays.
  • The Commons (library) in Vermilion between  8:15 am  -  4:30 pm weekdays.
You must have your student ID card, or some form of photo identification with you.
 
We are unable to reset passwords for over the phone.
I'm having a problem with D2L? I'm having a problem with My Lakeland?
IT doesn't manage either your student self serve--My Lakeland--or the learning management system--Desire2Learn.

Both of these services have email help desks.
  • For My Lakeland If you are at your own computer, please click on this address myLChelp@lakelandcollege.ca to send your email. If you on a Lakeland computer, you'll need to use the form on My Lakeland. You may also stop by student services on your campus. Please have your student ID with you.
  • For D2L, check the FAQ at the bottom of the D2L page. Or, call toll-free 1 877 325 7778.
What about wireless?
Check out the details for your operating system or device on our wireless access page for connecting to wireless on campus.

If you live in residence, you should check with your residence office about free wireless access. You have the option of setting up an internet account through Telus or Shaw. We recommend you get a separate account if you are an avid gamer, download a lot, or use Skype.
I forgot to logoff my account...is that bad?
  • You should always sign out.
  • Log off your account as soon as you are finished using any network computer.
  • If you don't, then you become responsible for any activities another person may perform using your account.
I saved something on a lab computer's C drive and now I can't find it?
You won't be able to. Work saved to the computer is deleted when you log off. So, don't save to the C drive

Best practices:
  • Save to the S:drive
  • Use a memory stick.
  • Save to Onedrive - you'll have access through your new Lakeland college edu email address. Watch for details about using your own Lakeland email address.
Where is the lost and found?
Items left in a computer lab are taken to the lost and found located in the SA offices or student services. .
What if I find something that is broken?
Report broken equipment  to Information Technology (IT) office on your campus
  • Room 2067 in Lloydminster between 8:15 am -- 4:30 pm weekdays.
  • The Commons (library) in Vermilion between  8:15 am and 4:30 pm weekdays.
What Students Say
With the Student-Managed Farm you learn to be accountable for what you’re doing and the choices you make. You get an understanding of what it’s like to be out in industry or on a farm making decisions that count.

– Anthony Biglieni

Agribusiness Class of 2006

What Alumni Say
Lakeland College has been a integral partner in growing our own through the school of business. As an alumnus of the college, I have first-hand learning experience in the school of business. The professors welcome Servus Credit Union to facilitate classes in the Business Ethics course each year.

– Sandi Unruh

Senior Human Resources Consultant

What Faculty & Staff Say
Vertex has had great experience bringing on students from Lakeland College. We have found the Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental Management) program to provide students with good academic knowledge of the environmental industry and the criteria that governs the land reclamation

– Sean Fuller B.Sc., P.Ag.

Vice President, Environmental Services, Vertex.

What Alumni Say
There is no way I would be where I am today without Lakeland College. It inspired me to be a better person and to get a job in something I love doing. I am so thankful I had such a great experience at Lakeland and I hope future students do as well.

– Danielle Gaboury

Business studies, Class of 2016.

What Students Say
I recommend the UT program to people all the time. The smaller setting Lakeland offers, is very conducive to learning. It's less intimidating than the larger universities and allows for more class interactions and discussions

– Kelly Mykytuk

2nd year UT student, 2017-18

What Alumni Say
Choosing to attend Lakeland College was one of the best decisions that I’ve made in my life so far. The welcoming and friendly Lakeland environment encourages a place of excellence, and fosters the ability to be successful not only in school, but in life.

– Mariah Van’t Hof

University Transfer, Class of 2015

What Alumni Say
I have loved my experience at Lakeland. The teachers are personable, and quick to share about their own experiences. They encouraged me to run with my own ideas and see what would happen; they got excited about my designs, which gave me the confidence to do my best and be more creative.

– Payton Ramstead

Class of 2016, Interior Design student.

What Alumni Say
At Lakeland College you are guaranteed to have time out of the classroom where you can put everything you learned together and actually see that what you’re learning is relevant.

– Alisa Brace

Animal Health Technology, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The friendships I made, the experiences we were provided with, and the welcoming atmosphere of the Vermilion Campus made my time at Lakeland extremely valuable and memorable

– Grayden Kay

Animal Science & Agribusiness, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
Lakeland College was a learning environment unlike any other school. It allows students to learn beyond the classroom, and staff and faculty genuinely want to see students succeed. It’s a place where you can feel comfortable asking questions and where everyone has a place and fits in.

– Carson Reid

Agribusiness, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The instructors were the highlight of my time at Lakeland. It made a huge impact on my college experience to have instructors who challenged, encouraged, and believed in me.

– Jessica Cadrain

Child & Youth Care, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
At the beginning of my first year, I was really stressed out as I felt I had no artistic ability. But with the instruction and time put in by the interior design faculty, I was able to develop my artistic abilities. Now I am fully confident in and exceeding well in the artistic side of this career!

– Naomi Mason

Interior Design Technology, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I just feel like you get the best education at Lakeland, especially from the time that the instructors can actually spend with you. I like the class sizes too – everything’s been great about my Lakeland experience.

– Dean Coulson

Heavy Equipment Technician, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I do give Lakeland College credit for reigniting my interest and even preparing me for Miss Rodeo Canada. Lakeland helped me to grow enough to have the confidence to think I could take on that role and become that person. I think that I have and I am really grateful for that

– Ali Mullin

Agribusiness, class of 2014, former Miss Rodeo Canada.

What Alumni Say
I feel the professors at Lakeland actually prepared me for the profession. It’s impossible to be just a number here when there are 12 students in all of your classes. When the school advertised small class sizes, they actually meant it.

– Stephen Mark Visser

Real Estate Appraisal and Assessment, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
I was involved in the president’s gala in April where I was an emcee for the evening, it was a great experience, and I had a lot of fun doing it and would recommend it to everyone.”

– Lucas Tetreault

HOPE Power Engineering, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
I would recommend Lakeland College for the simple fact that it's for everybody. As a mature student who went back to school much later than his 18th year, I was immediately accepted, and not ostracized in the least

– Donald James Shaw

Accounting Major, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
All the hands-on learning was great and very helpful once placed into the industry. Having clients leave with a smile after each service assured me that I was in the right field of work. I would recommend Lakeland to anyone.

– Courtnee Coolidge

Esthetician, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
The professors care so much about their students at Lakeland and are able to know each and every one of them by name, so much so that they are able to nominate a ton of students for awards.

– Stephanie Wakefeild

University Transfer, Class of 2016.

What Alumni Say
They really put you in the lead at Lakeland. Lakeland cares about its students, empowers them, and gives them opportunities to achieve their goals. I don’t see Lakeland as a stepping stone or a first step – I see it as a bridge and an integral part of my education.

– Alyssa Wells

University Transfer, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
I wanted to get experience in the field of assessment as it would give me exposure to what it’s like day to day. It was an invaluable experience as I find it hard to imagine what it would be like working in a particular field or area until I’m doing the work.

– Sheldon Farrell

Real estate appraisal and assessment, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
In the campus spa, they give you time to work with each client so nothing is rushed and you’re able to concentrate on providing the best service you can to your client.

– Daphney Couturier

Esthetician, Class of 2017.

What Alumni Say
It’s going to be a lot easier to start our first jobs having this experience and having been able to build our confidence in the campus spa. I love that we get to have this opportunity.

– Darby Watchel

Esthetician, Class of 2017.

What Employers Say
Lakeland is a great place to find employees. The college provides real world training that equips soon-to-be employees with knowledge and people skills that are highly sought after in the agriculture industry these days.

– Dustin Dinwoodie

Key Account Manager – Western Canada Arysta LifeScience

What Alumni Say
The hands-on field trips, quality of education i received, professors who are invested in your success, and all the friends I made. I exceeded my academic expectations and I also had a lot of fun. If i had to do it all over gain, i would choose Lakeland!

– Nicole (Audet) Pysh

Class of 2006, Environmental Protection & Class of 2008, Applied Environmental Degree