Multimedia Rooms

Multimedia Classroom Standard 

All Multimedia classrooms include basic technology infrastructure for teaching and learning. Though the equipment in each room can vary, there are standards each must meet in order to be considered a multimedia classroom:

  • Fixed data/video display
  • PC
  • Internet connectivity at instructor station
  • Wireless network access
  • Audio input
  • AV control system
  • 1 laptop connection with audio in
  • Video input (may included VCR, DVD, or blu-ray)
  • May have other modular "add-on" capabilities, such as:
    • slide projectors, document cameras, etc.
    • VCR's (if not already installed)

Classroom Software Installation

To request a specific piece of software be installed on a classroom PC needed for course instruction, you must complete the Lab Software Request.

Multimedia Classroom Orientation and Training 

Orientation is offered before the start of both fall and spring semesters to provide training and information sessions for those instructors who will be utilizing technology with which they may be unfamiliar. Equipment keys will be made available at this time if needed.  

View the current multimedia classrooms orientation schedule. Podium training is available upon request during the semester for those that do not use the room regularly as well as throughout the summer and Winterim sessions. To request this training, complete the online form at avorders.uwm.edu and request "Mediated Classroom Assistance."

Student Response System 

Turning Technologies is the only supported student response system at UWM. View a list of rooms with Turning Point.

Classroom Assignments 

The Classroom Assignments office coordinates the efficient and accurate assignment of UWM campus classroom space. For general access classroom assignments, room inventory and a computerized multimedia room request form, go to the schedule of classroom production resources website and scroll down to the Classroom Assignments section. For contact questions or concerns regarding request of a particular space, contact Classroom Assignments.
E-mail: gen-classroom@uwm.edu