Laptop loan & BYOD lockers

University of Worcester students can borrow laptops, and hire BYOD lockers which allow you to store and charge your devices in a secure place. The self-service facility is located on the ground floor of Peirson Study and Guidance Centre.

Key things to remember: 

• You will need your student card to borrow laptops/hire locker space. 

• Laptops available for 4 hours at a time. 

• There is no limit on how many times you can borrow a laptop or hire a locker. 

• You will be fined if laptops not returned promptly.

 

Borrowing a self-service laptop or hiring a locker:

You will need your student card to borrow a laptop or hire a locker:

• Press ‘Laptop Loan’ or Locker Loan’ on the menu screen.

• Swipe your card against the card reader below the screen.

• Press ‘Accept’ to accept the terms and conditions.

• The date and time the laptop is due back will display on the screen. Please make a note of the time it should be returned by. You will be able to borrow the laptop for a maximum of four hours.

• The screen will indicate your assigned locker and the locker’s lights will flash.

• Hold your card against the card reader in the section where the locker is flashing

• The locker will unlock and you can pull the handle to open it.

• Please remove the charger cable and take the laptop closing the locker door

 

 

Returning a self-service laptop or end BYOD locker hire.

You will need your student card to return a laptop or open a BYOD locker:

  • Press the ‘Return Laptop button/Finish locker loan’ button.
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  • Swipe your card against the card reader below the screen
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  •  The screen will indicate your assigned locker and the locker’s lights will flash.
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  •  Pull the handle to open the locker
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  •  Place the laptop inside and insert the charger cable into the power socket* or remove your device. Close the locker door
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* Please note the laptop return process will only be completed once the charging lead is plugged in and the door is closed.