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Memberships

We're a technology and online training provider run by the Lazaridis School of Business & Economics. We look to aid in the development of students online through technology rentals, training courses and more.

Lazaridis School of Business & Economics students are automatically enrolled in the program; check your LORIS invoice to see if you are already a member. To opt out of Prism Resources, refer to the incidental fees page and select the 'opt-out portal' under the 'Prism' section.

As a member, you can benefit from:

  • Access to all training courses.
  • Access to the Prism Lab (as permitted by Laurier).
  • Access to our rental fleet.
  • Access to all Members Services.

Not a member? Opt-in to Prism Resources now.

Explore Your Membership

Free Training

Add new items to your resume, be more knowledgeable in your co-op position and explore new opportunities within your academic career with our free training. 

Each term we offer training courses from Bloomberg offerings, Salesforce, Stata, Python, PHP and more. Our experienced instructors can answer your questions beyond the course, and offer you the ability to certify on a number of our course's platforms.

The Training Lab

We have a stunning training lab and workspace in Lazardis Hall beside Byte Coffee on the main level of the Lazaridis School of Business & Economics.

*COVID-19 On-Campus protocols are being followed.*

Gadgets and Gizmos

Laptop broken? Don't want to pay for Adobe? Need a charger for your MacBook or Microsoft device? We've got you covered. Drop into the Prism Office beside our training lab and get what you need when you need it.

Due to COVID-19 and remote operations, we have made changes to our rental program. You can reserve your items online. Pick-up (following safety protocols) or shipping options are available.

Terms and Conditions

Failure to follow these Terms and Conditions may lead to loss of your Prism Resources membership and/or discipline under university policies or procedures.

Your Prism Resources membership allows you to access a range of services and equipment. You agree that you will adhere to the following terms and conditions for access to Prism services.

  • A valid OneCard is required and must be presented for all equipment rentals, registration for Prism courses, and to access Prism space.
  • Payment must be made prior to accessing any further equipment rentals or course registrations. Access to additional Prism services will not be available if there is an outstanding balance on your Prism Resources account.
  • Prism Resources is not responsible for any lost, stolen, or damaged property, including loss of data due to hardware or software malfunctions. Members use the Prism space and equipment at their own risk, including the Ready Charge station and Return Locker for returns. Always back-up data.
  • Members are responsible for any lost, stolen or damaged equipment in the Return Locker unless the unit is properly locked.
  • Prism members are responsible for their use of Prism technology and equipment. Misuse of technology, including improper file sharing, may constitute breach of University policies or procedures.
  • Outstanding fines, payments or unreturned equipment may lead to a “hold” being placed on a student account through Service Laurier. A hold on your LORIS student account may prevent you from adding/dropping University courses, checking grades, or graduating. Removal of a “hold” may take up to five business days.

University Policies and Procedures

All students are required to follow all applicable Wilfrid Laurier University policies and procedures, including the: