Computer Lab Printing
On-campus printing available for Students and Faculty
Printing options are available at the various computer labs located around campus. In order to use any printer at CCA, you must have an active CCA print account. If you need to activate your print account, first activate your CCA directory account. Most Lab printers are also accessible via laptop.
If you would like to print to any of CCA's lab printers from your laptop, please see the following instructions:
Faculty and students receive a credit each semester to offset the costs of printing, see below for details. For information about staff printing options, please contact your manager or the Help Desk for staff support.
Lab Printing Orientations are available at the beginning of the semester and throughout the semester in Lab 240.
CCA offers Black & White and Color printing, at paper sizes of US Letter (8.5"x11") & Tabloid (11"x17"). The Black & White printers use a 20 lb. copy/print paper with a GE brightness of 92. The Color printers use Hammermill 28 lb. color copy digital paper paper with a GE brightness of 100. For more information about pricing, please visit our 2D Printing Prices page.
How to Print
Follow these instructions for using PaperCut to release print jobs sent to lab printers: Lab Printing
Printing orientations are held at various times during the semester in Lab 240. Times and dates are posted in the lab and on the lab page: Computer Lab 240
Print Account Quotas and Adding Credit
All CCA students are given $15 of free printing per semester. This credit is deposited in each student print account a few days after the add/drop deadline of each semester. Once you have used up your semester quota, you can continue printing by adding credit to your print account via the PaperCut User Page.
CCA faculty are eligible to have a print account which offers the same access to the printing resources that students have, at the same prices. Faculty can use a print account for any work/personal purposes. Faculty receive $75 of funds each semester . For more information about adding funds, see Using your Print Account.
Print Account Policy
Please review the Printing Policy to understand the rules and guidelines for your print account.
Wide Format Printing
There are 2 HP Plotters outside of the Digital Fine Art Studio (DFAS) and 2 HP Plotters inside Computer Lab 240.
More information, including instructions for best results: Large format plotter printing
Lab Printer Locations
General access lab printers can be found in the following places:
Main Building, First Floor
LIBRARY_COLOR (Inside Simpson Library)
LIBRARY_BW (Inside Simpson Library)
4D_HALLWAY_COLOR (Near Film Editing Suites)
Main Building, Second Floor
LAB_A_BW (Outside lab A)
2F_HALL_COLOR (Second Floor Hallway, outside DFAS)
LAB_240_BW (Inside Lab 240)
LAB_240_COLOR (Inside Lab 240)
Hooper Building, First Floor
HOOPER_BW (Inside GC10, the Homework Lab)
HOOPER_COLOR2 (Inside GC10, the Homework Lab)
FY_4D_LAB_BW (inside GC4, the First Year 4D Studio)
80 Carolina Building
De Haro Building