Open hours

The Language Lab NCH 299 is open 
Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm             (accommodations available for 8am classes)

The Media Studio is open
Monday through Friday, 10am to 12pm for walk-ins, other times by appointment (ac8ga@virginia.edu)

The Maker Studio is open
Monday through Friday, 10am to 12pm for by appointment (jasonb@virginia.edu)

The One-Button Studio NCH 277 is open  
Monday through Friday, by reservation (languagecommons@virginia.edu)

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 Ashley Caudill at ac8ga@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 Studio

  • The Media Studio is available to all U.Va. Faculty, Staff, and Students as the schedule permits.
  • You must sign the Media Studio Code and Contract form before using the studio.
  • Pay attention to the usage and certification requirements for all equipment in the studio.
  • 24-hour card access is granted on a case-by-case basis.
  • Please contact Ashley Caudill (ac8ga@virginia.edu) to learn more.

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 Studio (Wilson 235) between the hours of 10am and 12pm Monday through Friday. 
  • If you know you will not be able to return equipment between 10am and 12pm, please be sure to reserve the equipment for an extra day and use the 24-hour equipment dropbox prior to the time it is due.
  • If you know you will not be able to pickup equipment between 10am and 12pm, please contact us to make special arrangements. 
  • Prior to checking out equipment, you will need to sign the Equipment Users Code and Contract (available here). 
  • Please contact Ashley Caudill (ac8ga@virginia.edu) to learn more. 

One-Button Studio

  • The One-Button 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 languagecommons@virginia.edu