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Media Arcade is open to current UW students, staff and faculty only:

  • Husky ID Card is required to enter.
  • Priority use given to UW students.
  • Use of Arcade is first come, first served.
  • Computer stations delete files on logout. Save work to your own drive when you are done.

In the Media Arcade

  • iMac computers. Six workstations loaded with audio and video editing and MS Office software.
  • 70" plasma TVs. Two TVs with HuskyTV and playback equipment for all-region DVD, Blu-ray, and VHS (NTSC/PAL/SECAM). Can support up to 8 viewers.
  • Audio digitization and reformatting. Compact and micro cassettes, LPs and 78 rpm records. More formats supported upon request.
  • Video digitization and reformatting. VHS, Hi8, MiniDV, DV, and Umatic. More formats supported upon request.
  • Video game consoles. PlayStation 3, 4, and VR, Wii U, Xbox 360, Nintendo 64.
  • Music Creation. USB piano keyboards, Traktor, Ableton Push.
  • Cell phone and laptop chargers. Most Apple, USB, Thunderbolt, and Lightning devices.

For Check Out

UW students, staff, and faculty can check out this equipment:

  • Audio recorders. Make high quality recordings with Zoom H4n Digital Audio Recorders.
  • Headphones. A variety of types.
  • Media players. DVD/VCR player,Region-free DVD player, cassette deck, or record player.
  • Microphone. USB Snowball Mic.
  • Digital projector & screen. Project photographs or video with your computer. Portable, expandable screen.
  • Video game consoles. Nintendo 2DS.
  • Cameras. Two Nikon D3200 DSLRs, and GoPro video cameras. Tripods also available.
  • Drives. USB memory sticks, SD cards, Mac Superdrive, multi-platform Blu-Ray/DVD drive, USB 3.5" floppy drive.