School of Journalism & Mass Communication - DMS

Digital Media Studios

A significant feature of Murphy Hall is the convergence of graphics, news writing and broadcast labs in a single space, the Digital Media Studios (DMS).

The DMS features:

  • Three 20-workstation teaching areas
  • Internet and networking connectivity
  • Ceiling-mounted projectors for displaying computer or video output
  • Cart-mounted computer workstations for instructor use
  • A broadcast production facility


Spring 2016 Hours

    For the first couple of weeks, the DMS will be open only for scheduled course hours, resulting in the following schedule:
    Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
    Tuesday and Thursday, 8 am to 7:30 pm

    Regular hours will begin on February 1, 2016 (listed below). 

Regular Hours

    Check this page for updates to hours for holidays, breaks and exam periods.

Monday through Thursday: 8 AM to 9 PM 
Friday: 8 AM to 5 PM 
Saturday and Sunday: Closed 
Visit Campus Computer Labs for information about other University of Minnesota OIT computer labs.

    To view the schedule for courses meeting in the DMS, go to: DMS Schedule