Advanced Training Labs & Flex Labs

Four unique spaces on the 3rd Floor of the Duderstadt Center support two different teaching and learning methods. Advanced Training Labs 1 and 2 (ATL 1 and ATL 2) are instructor-led classroom format computer labs. Flex Labs A and B are open-plan with movable furniture that can be reconfigured by users during their group session if desired.


The Advanced Training Labs are featured in the video above.

Advanced Training Labs (ATL) 1 and 2

ATL 1 (Rooms 3336-A&C) and ATL 2 (Rooms 3336 B&D) have 22 workstations each. They may be combined into a single 44-seat instructional space. These labs feature:

  • Up to 44 dual-boot workstations that can run either Mac OS X 10.13 or Windows 10
  • 6500 Lumen 1080p LED projectors, connected to the instructor station or a laptop
  • DVD/Blu-ray players
  • High-resolution document cameras for projection
  • Wireless lavalier microphones for the instructors

ATL 1 and ATL 2 are located in the southeast half of the Duderstadt Center 3rd Floor.

Instructors: ATL 1 and 2 are available for regularly-scheduled classroom use by course instructors. To inquire, please use the “Classroom Reservation Request for Courses.” Your request will be reviewed and you will be contacted regarding availability.

For all other uses please contact dc-scheduling@umich.edu.


Flex Labs A (Room 3358A) and Flex Lab B (Room 3358 B)

A view of a Flex Lab. The large open space and movable tables and seating may be configured by users as needed during the course of a session. Here the room is in presentation format

Image courtesy of the ARI (Alternate Reality Initiative) student organization

Flex Lab A (Room 3358-A) and Flex Lab B (Room 3358-B) are flexible, open spaces of 1,350 square feet each, with movable tables and chairs and multiple large-format displays that can accommodate a variety of presentation methods, seating arrangements and collaborative work surfaces. Flex Labs A and B are located in the southeast half of the Duderstadt Center 3rd Floor.

Instructors: Flex Labs A and B are available for regularly-scheduled classroom use by course instructors. To inquire, please use the “Classroom Reservation Request for Courses.” Your request will be reviewed and you will be contacted regarding availability.

For all other uses please contact dc-scheduling@umich.edu.

A view of a Flex Lab. Here, students have reconfigured the movable furniture into collaborative group work areas.

Image by Kaavya Ramachandhran, courtesy of the ARI (Alternate Reality Initiative) student organization