IT Facilities

IT Facilities

Hughes Hall provides a range of computing facilities.  Please see the sections below for more information regarding the IT provision in Hughes Hall. The College also offers IT support to students and Fellows, and can be contacted via the following means:

Telephone: 01223 761222 (61222 from a University phone)

Email: helpdesk@hughes.cam.ac.uk

Opening Hours: 8AM – 6PM / Monday – Friday

Internet Access

The College is part of the University Computing Service wireless scheme, offering the Eduroam wireless network. UniofCam wireless network is also availble but this is for guest use only and is not suitable for everyday use. Eduroam covers all areas of the College, University departments and on/off site accommodation managed by Hughes Hall. We do not guarantee 100% coverage of all bedrooms. To setup eduroam, please follow these instructions.

A wired network connection is no longer available in College accommodation, please use the University Wireless instead.

Computing and Printing

College Staff

Hughes Hall provides the following resources on the first floor of the Library;

  • Managed Cluster Desktops – both Windows and Linux desktops are available.
  • Printing and photocopying is available using the DS-Print service,  charges can be found here. To add printing and photocopying credit to your DS-Print balance, you can make an online payment here

The photocopier in the Library has the ability to scan documents and send them to your email account as PDF files. Instructions, if required can be found here

Useful Links

New applicants

University of Cambridge Office 365 Login for email and Microsoft apps:

https://portal.office.com

Hermes Webmail for pre 2018 students only

https://webmail.hermes.cam.ac.uk/

Hughes Hall IT Policies

The College Computing Rules for the  College & University IT services can be found here.