The COMPUTE machines are shared resources and should be used for short-term purposes.
The CLIC machines are for student homework and projects only.
In order to have enough resources for everyone to use these machines when needed, please do not run
long-term programs on these machines. Instead, you should contact your advisor to arrange an alternate
We reserve the right to terminate any program that affects system performance, without advanced notice.
- Undergraduate, Master, Guest
- PhD, Researcher, Staff, Visitor
$ ssh firstname.lastname@example.org $ quota -sf ~
$ ssh email@example.com $ quota -sf ~
- Log into MICE using your UNI and UNI-PASSWORD
- Go to https://mice.cs.columbia.edu/cs-password-reset
and fill in the required information
$ ssh firstname.lastname@example.org $ passwd Enter login(LDAP) password: Re-enter new password: LDAP password information changed for username passwd: password updated successfully
$ ssh email@example.com $ passwd Enter login(LDAP) password: Re-enter new password: LDAP password information changed for username passwd: password updated successfully
For security reasons, passwords will never be emailed.
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- clic.cs.columbia.edu (12 VM running Linux)
- compute.cs.columbia.edu (8 Linux machines)
NOTE for PhDs and Researchers: Please only use the machines in Clic or Compute lab for your instructional classes. Please do not use these machines for your research work. We would like to reserve the Clic and Compute machines for the Undergraduate and Master students to do their homeworks and projects.
Please send an email to our Trouble ticketing system:
or call our hotline:
Our operating hours is between 9am to 5pm Monday through Friday.