Open Computing Environments (OCE) accounts are designed to provide students with on-going access to computers labs and servers that are dedicated to supporting their major or division. Follow the steps below to access OCE course resources.
Logging into Unix systems will prompt you to select the environment.
Below is a list of the computing environments you have available. If one of them corresponds to the class for which you are logging in to do work, type its number and hit return. 1) jsmith 2) cs131s 3) cs167s 4) ee171s 5) Stop asking me this Choose one, or hit enter to use personal account -->
John Smith needs to work on CSE 167 assignments, so he picks "3".
Course resources may be accessed at any time using the prep command. This will require you to know your course identifier.
Once John has finished working on his CSE 131 courses, he wants to work on his ECE assignments.
Instructor, TA, and test student accounts are available for testing software, developing assignments, and troubleshooting problems from a student's perspective. Arrangements can be made to keep accounts and files online year-to-year for recurring courses.
If you still have questions or need additional assistance, please submit a ticket or call the ITS Service Desk at (858) 246-4357