Notice: Due to the high-contact nature of AR and VR equipment, access to Montana Reality Lab and associated technology is currently limited. Reservation requests can be submitted to [email protected] and will be addressed on a case-by-case basis. Any use of the MRL will be subject to health and safety restrictions. Thank you.

Open Hours

Open hours for the Montana Reality Lab are held during academic semesters. During these times, support personnel are present and the lab can be used by any members of Montana state university. 
360-degree camera rig by a river with mountains in the background

2020 Summer Open Hours 

Open hours have been canceled for the Summer of 2020 to allow for social distancing.  


The MRL can be reserved for classes, lab sections, student academic use, research use, and extracurricular student groups. To request a reservation, please email the following information to [email protected].

  1. A name for the event (Example:  a course number and section)
  2. A brief description of what you would like to use the lab for
  3. The time for which you would like to reserve the lab
  4. If the time is recurring, the dates of the first and last occurrence

Room Calendar