About Academic Technology

UMD's Academic Technology Team supports solutions for teaching and learning in classrooms, computer labs, and the virtual environment.

Our team of Academic Technologists, Audio-Visual Specialists, and Instructional Designers can:

  • facilitate the creation of instructional video and audio content,
  • assist in the design of courses, modules, and assignments, and,
  • help faculty and instructors connect to systemwide teaching support resources and events.

We actively support university-sponsored academic technologies and resources.

Our Services


Contact our AT Assistants, join a drop-in session, or book an appointment to get assistance with academic technology tools and platforms used for teaching and learning.

Course Design

Instructional designers are available to partner with you to explore how to design or redesign one or more aspects of a course.

Classroom Audio Visual

Learn about the technology that powers campus classrooms. Classroom AV Supports the audio, microphones, document cameras, projectors, and interactive displays that interact with your laptop and mobile device.

Media Hub

ITSS Academic Technology is now integrated with the Media Hub. Discover options for equipment checkout, Linkedin Headshot photos, media accessibility services, events and workshops, and more.

Instructor Development and Events

Find the latest updates on a variety of in-person and online workshops offered by the University of Minnesota available throughout the academic year.