Open hours

The Language Lab NCH 299 is open 8AM-4PM Monday-Friday and by appt after 4PM (

The Media Studio (Wilson 235 & 207) See the Announcements section for Staffed Hours. Additional access is available upon request or orientation. See Policies section for more information or contact for questions.

The Podcast Studio (NCH 277) is open 8:30AM to 9:00PM Monday - Thursday, and 8:30AM to 4:30PM Friday.

The Audio Studio (Wilson 236) is open during Wilson Hall opening hours. Reservations are recommended.

Please see the Policies section on this page for more information.

Contact us

For questions about the Language Lab or the Podcast Studio, please email Keith Samuels

For questions about the Media Studio or equipment checkout, please email


Media Studio Summer Operations

Contact Jessica Weaver-Kenney ( to make reservations from May 13 - August 26, 2024.


Language Lab

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

Media Production Studio

Media Equipment Checkout

  • You can pick up equipment during Staffed Hours (Announcements section on this page). For additional equipment checkout access, fill out this form.
  • Reserve equipment by clicking "Book by Category -> Equipment" at the top of the page (or click here).
  • 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.

Podcast Studio

  • The Podcast Studio is an audio and lightweight video recording studio. It is ideal for up to two people recording audio, or one person recording video.
  • Schedule is 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM Monday - Thursday, and 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Friday
  • Please do not troubleshoot issues. Contact or come to room 299 NCH.