UChicago Virtual Lab (vLab)
The UChicago Virtual Lab (vLab) is an online equivalent to a computer lab. You can use it to access certain course software.
You may access vLab from university-provided computers in the Library and other public spaces, or from your own laptop or desktop on the university network. Please note that to access the vLab environment from off-campus, you must use cVPN. (cVPN also requires that you are using 2FA.)
- Start Microsoft Remote Desktop (instructions for Windows or download for Mac) or equivalent RDP software
- Computer: vlab.uchicago.edu
- User Name: your CNetID
(Note: some clients require “adlocal\CNetID” instead of just your CNetID)
- Password: your CNet password
- Domain: adlocal
- This is a shared service for all students — backups and storage are your responsibility. Please save all your files on your own device.