The University of Iowa

Technology Assistance & Support

For assistance with technology or other classroom issues, please contact the Classroom Hotline at 335-1976 or

University Classroom Technology Guides are also available online.

Classroom Hotline Hours:

During Class Session:

Monday - Thursday  8:00am - 8:00pm

Friday  8:00am - 5:00pm

During Session Breaks & Interim Sessions (Closed University Holidays):

Monday - Friday  8:00am - 5:00pm

Requesting New Classroom Technology/Software

The Learning Spaces Technology support team welcomes requests for new hardware/software in campus University Classrooms. To request specific hardware/software for a University Classroom, please contact the Classroom Hotline at 335-1976 or

Macbride Hall Auditorium

A how to guide for the largest University Classroom on campus.

Standard Classroom Technology

  All University Classrooms are equipped with the following standard technologies:

  • Windows desktop computers
  • Laptop VGA\Ethernet connections
  • UI Wireless Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • Digital projector and/or Flat Panel TV display
  • Region-free DVD Players

  A majority of campus classrooms (95%) also offer these additional technologies:

  • Wolfvision document cameras
  • Crestron/Extron control systems
  • Auxiliary input connections for portable audio/video devices.
  • Microphones and UICapture software for lecture capture and podcasting

  The following technology is only available in select classrooms:

  • Macintosh desktop computers
  • Transparency projectors
  • Wireless lavalier/handheld microphones

About Classroom Technology Support

University Classrooms are supported by the Learning Spaces Technology group in Information Technology Services.