Computer Labs and Lounge Spaces
The second floor of Hillwood Commons features several lounges to relax and study. You can check your My LIU account or catch up on your homework in the Head Quarters Computer Lab, which is located across from the bank. The east side of the building contains glass-enclosed study, computer and video game lounges, some with excellent views of the campus landscape. Also, on the second floor is open lounge space with couches and tables. You can access the outdoor patio and picnic tables from the second floor. Wireless access is available throughout the entire building. If you get hungry, the food court is conveniently located downstairs.
Hillwood Commons Gaming Lounge
The Gaming Lounge, located on the second level of Hillwood Commons, is outfitted with the latest games and gaming consoles. The Gaming Lounge is furnished with three systems: Wii, Xbox 360 and Sony Playstation 3. Three 47” flat screen monitors are connected, one to each console, for solo or multi-person play. The room also features comfortable seating and a sound system with an iPod docking station, allowing players to listen to their own music as they play. Controllers and games are available for loan in the lounge for LIU Post students. Simply show your student ID to the Gaming Lounge staff. For lounge hours, contact the Hillwood Commons Information Desk at 516-299-2611.
Head Quarters Computer Lab
Looking to get some work done in a quiet, high-tech study setting? The Head Quarters computer lab in Hillwood Commons is equipped with the latest PCs, Macs, software, printers, and document scanners. Students have the opportunity to utilize software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, Powerpoint, Microsoft Visual Studio and SPSS. All computers are connected to the Internet. Moveable furniture and a student laptop power station serve to enhance collaboration and group projects by allowing students to sit together in comfort. Trained staff is on-hand to provide technical support. Head Quarters is located on the second level of Hillwood Commons across from the Nassau Educators Federal Credit Union. For lab hours, contact the Hillwood Commons Information Desk at 516-299-2611.