Frances Wolfson Building

The Interactive Media program at the University of Miami is housed in the Frances Wolfson Building in the School of Communication. This state the art facility includes continuously updated gear and technology to provide students with professional-grade equipment for their projects. Located in the heart of Coral Gables, The University of Miami is easily accessible via Metrorail and bus and is surrounded by the best Miami has to offer.

Emerging Media Lab

The Emerging Media Lab at the University of Miami is designed to immerse students with the latest digital technologies and rapid prototyping equipment. The lab is part of UM’s Cinema and Interactive Media department. The goal of the classroom is to promote making throughout the ideation, prototyping and development phase. The maker classroom aims to creates an inviting environment that inspires students to create rapid prototypes of games, AR, VR, and interactive installations.

The UX Lab

The Interactive Media User Experience (UX) Lab at the University of Miami is an academic-based research facility that provides educational opportunities for students and offers a full range of UX research services to internal and external clients. Read more about our UX Lab.

Interactive Media Center

In the Koenigsberg & Nadal Interactive Media Center, students will gain hands-on experience in a professional setting by providing a multitude of digital and traditional creative services to clients. Read more about the IMC.


The New Experience Research and Design Lab (NERDLab) is a student-faculty cooperative driven by research, development, and an enthusiasm for social impact. Based out of the Interactive Media program at UM’s School of Communication, we function as an incubator for initiatives that collaborate locally, nationally, and in the global space. NERDLab integrates classic and novel techniques to produce projects that inspire and educate through innovation and fun. Read more about NERDLab.