The College provides 24-hour computing facilities with free access to the Internet. The computer room contains around 25 PCs, plus an email terminal. There are also a couple of machines in the Library as well as an email terminal in the Porter’s Lodge.

All student rooms are now connected to the University high-speed data network. Students wanting to connect machines in their rooms should read the information below.

If you have any problems (or wish to report a fault), the College IT help desk can be emailed at

If you have any hardware or software problems with your personal PC, we will be able to take a brief look at it before recommending your next step. We normally recommend the University Computing Service who have a Hardware Support section and a Help Desk for user admin such as forgotten University passwords (Hermes, PWF, Raven). They also have a wide range of computer related courses.

The Cambridge Email System (Hermes) can be accessed from any web browser at

Connecting your computer to the network



The University provides various pieces of software for use by students and staff.