Printer / photocopier / scanners
Most of our printers across both campuses are multi function printer / photocopier / scanners, which hold both A4 and A3 paper.
Activate campus card for printing
Before you can release print jobs using your campus card, you'll need to activate your card by tapping on a printer readerand authenticating using the touch screen
Printing from a PC or Mac
When printing from open access computers, ensure ‘Printing on campus’ or 'Campus printing' is the selected printer.
Your print jobs will be added to your personal queue ready for release.
You can also submit a print job from any mobile device using the following methods (see how to access link):
- Upload a file through our webprint webpage
- Email an attached document using our 'email print' service
- Install the University printer on your personal laptop
Releasing print jobs
You can release your print jobs from any printer on either campus, tap your campus card to identify yourself
Print jobs remain in your queue ready for release for up to 72 hours.
You are only charged once you've released the print job.
Topping-up your print credit
You are given £5 print credit to get started, after that you'll need to top-up.
You can top-up your print credit in different ways:
- Online via the 'IT Services' link in Moodle
- Use the wall mounted top-up machine in the LRC on each campus
- Visit the SIZ counter
A full list of prices for black and white / colour can be found on our printing costs webpage (see more info link).
A wide range of high quality and specialised printing at competitive prices is also available through the PrintShop. These services can be used for your student work as well as any other personal or commercial printing needs.
How to access
- Webprint: webprint.chi.ac.uk
Alternatively, via the 'IT Services' link in Moodle