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Digital Commons and Computer Classrooms

The Digital Commons (235 A+D) and Computer Classrooms (208, 216, 224, 229, 228, and 232 A+D) are open 8:45am-10pm, 7 days a week. Closed for university holidays and breaks. The Digital Output Lab assistant in 235A can help you find and get started using the equipment that you need. Laser printing is available during the Digital Output Lab hours.

Laser Printing Pricing

Printer Supported Media Price
Xerox Versalink C8000
(B&W Laser)
24 lb. Letter, 60 lb. Letter, Tabloid, Duplex, Manual Feeds    

$.06 (letter)

$.12 (tabloid)

Xerox Phaser 7100
(Color Laser)
24 lb. Letter, 60 lb. Letter, Tabloid, Duplex, Manual Feeds   

$.24 (letter)

$.36 (tabloid)

Digital Output Lab

Digital Output Lab Hours

  • Monday–Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

3D Printing

There are several options for 3D printing available in the Digital Output Lab. To learn more, or submit files to the advanced 3D Print Queue, click here.

Inkjet Printing Pricing

Printer Supported Media Price
Epson Stylus Pro 7900
(Photo Quality Inkjet)
16" wide Premium Luster or 17" wide Enhanced Matte    

$2.20/linear ft.

Epson Stylus Pro 7900
(Photo Quality Inkjet)
24" wide Premium Luster or Enhanced Matte

$3.30/linear ft.

Epson SureColor P9000
(Photo Quality Inkjet)
44" wide Premium Luster or Enhanced Matte

$6.60/linear ft.

Epson Stylus Pro 7900
(Photo Quality Inkjet)
24" wide Clear Film Transparency 

$6.60/linear ft.

Epson Technical Plotter
(Draft Quality Inkjet)
42" 20lb Bond Paper

$2.20/linear ft.

Print Charge Refunds (for Laser and Inkjet Printing)

Print refunds will only be granted when a printer has malfunctioned or output has not appeared after 24 hours. All refund requests must be made via the Print Refund Request form within 3 days of making the print. Bad prints must be turned in to the Checkout Window at the time of request in order to be eligible for a refund. Staff will contact you with an explanation if a refund request is denied.

Common examples of eligible refund requests:

  • Incomplete print due to end of paper roll
  • Poor quality output due to nozzle clogs or headstrikes
  • Print does not print (within 24 hours)
  • Defects in paper from the manufacturer

Examples of NON-eligible refund requests:

  • Print is damaged after output
  • Print sent to wrong printer or queue
  • Improper formating or job settings
  • Print takes longer than you want due to queue of other print jobs
  • Failed print is not given to Lab Assistant

Risograph Printing 

To use the Risograph, you must first check out the Riso USB key from the Checkout Window. For more information go to http://go.illinois.edu/artRISO

Printer Supported Media Price
Risograph SF9450
(Black, Blue, Yellow, Fluorescent Pink, Metallic Gold, White)
Tabloid
(70 lb. text and 67 lb. cover)

$.06/copy