Open hours

The Language Lab NCH 299 is open 
Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm             (kfs7j@virginia.edu)

The Media Studio Wilson 235 (Media Production) and Wilson 207 (Media Equipment Checkout and Editing Lab) is open Monday through Friday, 10am to 4pm by appointment and walk-in. (jw8va@virginia.edu)

The Media Studio will be closed on Thursday, December 13th due to insufficient coverage.

The Maker Studio (Wilson 141) is open
by appointment (jasonbennett@virginia.edu)

The Simple Video Studio NCH 277 is open  
daily during NCH open hours, by reservation.

Please see the Policies section on this page to learn about reserving Equipment.

Contact us

For questions about the Language Lab, please email Keith Samuels kfs7j@virginia.edu.

For questions about the Maker Studio, please email Jason Bennett at jasonb@virginia.edu.

For questions about the Media Studio, or equipment, please email Jessica Weaver-Kenney at jw8va@virginia.edu.

Policies

Language Lab

  • The A&S Language Lab can be reserved by all U.Va. world language instructors (including graduate TAs)
  • New Users: please schedule a consultation prior to your first lab class. Contact Keith Samuels (kfs7j@virginia.edu) for more information.
  • Reservations and Cancellations should be made at least 48 hours in advance. 

Maker Studio

  • The Maker Studio is available to all U.Va. Faculty, Staff, and Students as the schedule permits.
  • You must sign the Maker Studio Code and Contract form before using the studio. 
  • Pay attention to the usage and certification requirements for all tools in the studio. 
  • Card access is granted on a case-by-case basis. 
  • Please contact Jason Bennett (jasonb@virginia.edu) to learn more. 

Media Production Studio

  • The Media Production Studio (Wilson 235) is available to all U.Va. Faculty, Staff, and Students as the schedule permits.
  • Pay attention to the usage and certification requirements for all equipment in the studio.
  • Staffed hours are 10am - 4pm Monday through Friday.
  • After-hours access is granted after completing an orientation.
  • Please contact Jessica Weaver-Kenney (jw8va@virginia.edu) to learn more.

Media Equipment Checkout

  • Reserve equipment by clicking "Book by Category -> Equipment" at the top of the page (or click here).
  • Reserved equipment is available for pickup and return in the Media Equipment Checkout (Wilson 207) between the hours of 10am and 4pm Monday through Friday. 
  • If you are a Media Studies student, please make sure you have signed the Media Studies Equipment Stewardship Code and Contract in order to check out Media Studies only equipment.
  • Please contact Jessica Weaver-Kenney (jw8va@virginia.edu) to learn more.

Simple Video Studio

  • The Simple Video Studio (NCH 277) can be reserved for use by all UVA faculty and students. 
  • Reservations are required. 
  • A USB thumb drive is required. 
  • Assistance is available via the Language Commons in NCH 298 or at  uvalanguagecommons@gmail.com 830am - 900pm M-Th, 830am - 430pm F