Open hours

Instructional Media Center (IMC) Hours

Equipment Circulation:

  • Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Standard Business Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

Contact us

Instructional Media Center (IMC)

3160 Vilas Communication Hall

821 University Avenue

Madison, WI 53706


Phone: 608-263-6664


Please note: Bookings cannot be made via email or phone.


Communication Arts Advanced Production Course applciations for Fall 2023 are now open!
Click here to apply!

Please contact an IMC staff member (listed below) if you need to make an apppointment with them. Thank you!


Boyd Hillestad:; (608) 263-4496

Mike King:; (608) 262-3627

Ken Sabbar:; (608) 263-4090

Pete Sengstock:; (608) 263-2296


Students who have chosen to upgrade to the latest version of Adobe software on their own computers will not be able to easily move projects back and forth between their computer and our labs. Our current software versions are:

Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Adobe Acrobat DC v22.001.20169
  • Adobe After Effects 2022 v22.5
  • Adobe Audition 2022 v22.5
  • Adobe Bridge 2022 v12.0.2.252
  • Adobe Dreamweaver 2021 v21.3.0.15593
  • Adobe Illustrator 2022 v26.4.1
  • Adobe InDesign 2022 v17.3.0.61
  • Adobe Photoshop 2022 v23.4.2
  • Adobe Premiere Pro 2023 v22.5

Blackmagic Design

  • DaVinci Resolve v18.0.1
  • DaVinci Resolve Studio v18.0.1


  • Monterey 12.6.1


IMC equipment for loan and editing suites are limited to students enrolled in CommArts courses and CommArts instructors.  Access to certain equipment is limited by course.  All users must review and agree to the IMC's Use & Borrowing Provisions each semester: