Printing from your personal computer at WSU

All members of the campus community now have the ability to print to public print stations directly from their own computers by installing the Pharos Popup Client on their machines.

For Windows 7/8/10
Download Windows 32-bit Client
Download Windows 64-bit Client

Note: To find out what operating system you have, and whether it is 32-bit or 64-bit, press Start, right-click Computer, then click Properies. In the "System" window that pops up, under the System heading, you will see 32 or 64 bit next to System Type.

Download the installation program for your computer from the links above. Double-click the icon (WSUPrinters_for_W2K or WSUPrinters_for_x64)to install the Pharos Popup Client

For Apple MAC OSX
Download OSX 10.6+ Client

Installation instructions for Apple Mac OSX

Printing Instructions
When you go to print your document, select the printer you want. The printer is labeled by building and room number in your system’s printer list.

A Pharos dialog box will appear asking for your username and password. Type your WSU network username and password.

When you arrive at the printer, swipe your OneCard at the Pharos Station PC.

Select your print job listed with your username, and click "Print". Enter your password.

Note: You must be connected to the WSU network to use the Pharos Popup Client. If you are off campus you will need to connect to VPN before using the Pharos Popup Client.

For assistance with this process, please contact the ITS Help Desk at or 508-929-8856.

486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA 01602-2597