Classroom technology

Audiovisual and multimediaMedia Services

Learn about classroom technology with our free tutorials in any classroom on campus.

To use the classroom technology you need an instructor key to the instructor cabinet.  Faculty, ask your department's general office for a key.  If you are booking a room, students contact the UVSS general office, others contact Room Bookings

Please help keep your classroom secure by locking the instructor cabinet when you leave.

Desktop Computers

All academic classrooms are equipped with a managed desktop computer which is integrated into the classrooms audiovisual systems.

They all have the following software:

  • Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client (VPN)
  • Echo360 Universal Capture
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Office including Microsoft Teams
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Zoom

Classroom Desktop Lecture Capture and Lapel Microphones

Almost all classrooms and lecture theatres are equipped with Desktop Lecture Capture technology and wifi lapel microphones. To see what rooms are equipped with this technology please view Desktop Lecture Capture Classrooms

Multi-Access Classrooms

The University of Victoria has developed two classrooms that have technology to support multi-access courses, where students can participate in-person or online. Learn more about these classrooms here.

Who can use this service?

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

How do I request a tutorial?

To book your audiovisual tutorial, call Scheduling at 250-721-8128 to reserve a 1/2 hour time slot in the room you want to use.  Then call Media Services at 250-721-8292 to let us know when to meet you there. As long as the time is between Monday to Friday 8:30-4:30 we will be able to schedule you in.  View classroom technology details and instructions. More information about our tutorials can be found here.

What is the cost for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When is this service available?

Media Services is available Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Requests outside our normal hours must be arranged in advance and require approval from Lance Grant, Associate Director, Client Technologies.

How do I get help with this service?

Contact Media Services for help with classroom technology: