The AOC’s computer lab is equipped with PCs open to all currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff at SAIC. The computer lab is self-serve; there is no authorization or reservation required to use them.

PC Specifications 
Display2560 x 1440 resolution
60Hz refresh rate
Graphics CardNVIDIA Quadro M5000
Operating SystemWindows 10



Below is a list of programs installed on the AOC’s PCs:


Adobe Suite2021Collection of programs for graphic design, video editing, audio editing, web development, etc.
Arduino2021Create and edit 3D scanning data from Artec scanners
Autodesk AutoCAD2022Precise 2D and 3D drafting, design, and modeling with solids, surfaces, and mesh objects
Autodesk Maya2022Animate, model, simulate, and render realistic objects, characters, scenes, and effects
Autodesk Meshmixer2021Create and edit 3D files for 3D printing
Autodesk Netfabb2023Converting and importing models from different CAD applications to optimize for 3D printing
Autodesk Revit2023Design architectural and structural 3D models
Cinema 4D223D modeling, animation, simulation and rendering
Cura5.2.1Slicing 3D models for Ultimaker printers
Geomagic Design X2021Create feature-based, editable solid models compatible with your existing CAD software or convert 3D scan data to an editable CAD model.
GrabCADPrint2021Slicing 3D models for F370 printer
Pepakura Designer4Convert 3D models into 2D patterns ready for cutting, gluing, and assembling.
PreForm2021Slicing 3D models for FormLabs printers
Rhino6Create, edit, analyze, document, render, and animate curves, surfaces, and solids
Sculptris Alpha 62021Sculpt 3D with an approach to modeling clay
SOLIDWORKS2021Create and edit 2D drawings and 3D models
Unity2020Design game or application scenes for 2D, 2.5D, and 3D
ZBrush2021Create, sculpt, texture, and paint high-resolution 2.5D and 3D models