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 Finals 2017 Hours

    The DMS will be open regular hours through Friday, May 5, 2017 We will be open Monday and Tuesday, May 8-9 from 9 am until 5 pm. All materials on DMS computers and servers must be backed up by 5:00 pm on Tuesday, May 9 after which systems will be erased. Beginning May 10, the DMS will be closed for cleaning, inventory and maintenance and will not re-open until the bginning of regular summer session.


Regular Hours

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

Monday through Thursday: 8 AM to 8 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