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Faculty and Staff Printing from Personal Computer in Labs

On campus there are a number of computer lab printers to print from using a wirelessly enabled laptop. The program used to connect all lab and personal laptop computers is called Pharos. Click the link below for instructions on how to connect to Pharos with a personal computer. If looking to connect a FacStaff computer to an office printer Click Here

NOTE: Pharos requires a connection to the wireless network on campus. For those instructions, Click Here

Connecting to Pharos using a Windows PC

Connecting to Pharos using a Mac/Apple Computer


Printing Costs

Other types of printing beyond normal black and white pages cost the following:

$.49 for an 8.5x11 color page page

$.99 for an 11x17 color page

$.99 a square foot for plotting

To add funds to a student CampusCard to print in color or to print off a plotter, go to the CampusCard Webpage for information and directions.


Printer is Out of Paper/Toner:

If a printer is out of paper or toner contact the Technology Help Desk


Printer Troubleshooting:

When experiencing trouble printing or when there is an error, try rebooting the printer. This is done by switching the printer off, waiting 20 seconds and then turning it back on again. If this does not work, contact the Technology Help Desk.

Printer Locations:


LocationPrinter Types Available
A&D - Cad Lab
A&D Lower Level Plotter, Black and White, Color
A&D - Pod Lab
A&D Building Plotter, Black and White, Color
A&D - Design Lab
A&D Building Black and White
A&D - Apparel Lab
A&D Building Black and White
Chem Lab
Hayward Hall 201 Black and White
Digital Animation Lab
Hayward Hall 108 Black and White
Engineering Lab
Hayward Hall 128 Black and White, Color
Graduate Weave Lab
Hayward Hall 005 Black and White, Color
Graphics Labs
Hayward 100, 104, 108, 110, 103 Black and White, Color, Plotter
Industrial Design Labs
Hayward Hall 012 Plotter, Color, Black and White
Search Hall 202 Black and White
Kanbar Lounge
Kanbar Black and White
Landscape and Architecture
Smith 109 Plotter, Black and White, Color
Language/Communications Lab
Search Hall 305 Black and White
All floors Gutman Library Black and White, Color
Math Lab
Haggard Floor 2 Black and White
Mott Hall LoungeMott Hall Lounge Black and White
Raven Hill Design
 Ravenhill Side Black and White
Search Labs
Search Hall 301 and 307 Black and White
Seed Labs
Seed 108 Plotter, Black and White
Textile Cad Lab
Search Hall Outside Door Black and White, Color
Tuttleman Printers
Tuttleman 213 Black and White

Technology Help Desk

Questions? Call 215.951.4648 or email HelpDesk@PhilaU.edu