VAST Studio

The Department of Communication and Media offers superb facilities for Computer-Mediated Communication Studies, Multimedia Development, and new educational environments.

VAST Studio

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The VAST (Visualization, Animation, Simulation Technology) Studio is an advanced digital imaging and animation lab.  The goal of the facility is to provide students with access to professional grade tools in a classroom environment.  This facility has capacity for 19 students and 1 instructor.  It is equiped with dual HD projectors.

Computer Hardware

  • Boxx Technologies, 3DBOXX 4050
  • 3.5 GHz Intel i7-3770K Processor
  • NVIDIA GeForce 6800 grapichs cards
  • Solid state hard drives
  • 20X Dual Layer DVD–RW Writer
  • Gigabit networking
  • Dual 24In LCD's


  • Windows 7 Enterrpise
  • AutoDesk Entertainment Creation Suite 2014
  • Adobe Creative Suite 6, Master Collection
  • Unity 3D
  • Visual Studio 2012
  • Office 2010
Current room status
Open: Card access required for those who are enrolled into an HASS Course using this studio. This facility was completely upgraded summer 2013. To report a problem or if you have a question about this space please e-mail us

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