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Distance Resources

Resources for Current Distance Education Students

You should have also received program-specific information from your school administration office when you first began your distance education program. Contact your school if you have any questions about this package.

School of Health & Human Services:

204.725.8700 ext 6699 or 800.862.6307 ext 6699 or

School of Business:

Business: 204.725.8700 ext 7500 or 800.862.6307 ext 7500 or

School of Agriculture & Environment:

GIS and agriculture courses: 204.725.8700 ext 6685 or 800.862.6307 ext 6685 or

Video Conferencing Suite (VILC)

Contact and reservations

Computer Help
Phone: 204.725.8700 ext 6765
Fax 204.725.8740 (attention: ComputerHelp)

Conference Room Phone
Phone: 204.725.8700 ext 6274

Conference Bridge IP
You will be supplied with a conference number and instructions on how to join the call.


  • Video System: Two room cameras, one 48" monitor, one data projector with a smartboard
  • Audio System: Whisper sensitive mics, stereo sound.
  • Video Playback: 4-Head HI-FI VCR
  • Document Camera: Replaces overhead projector
  • Computer: Pentium, CD-ROM/DVD, Stereo speakers
  • SmartBoard: Interactive Touch Sensitive PC Interface
  • Polycom 7000e: (Video Conferencing Unit, Codec)
  • Video: H.320, H.323 (worldwide industry standard)
  • Audio: G.711, G.722, G.728
  • Access: IP only, Capable of data rates from 224 kbs to 1mbs

Capacity and charges

Rooms 155 & 157 capacities

Desk Configuration: 45; Theatre Configuration: 70

Rooms 155 & 157 charge

$100.00 / day Video Conference & Interactive Classroom (includes technical support [business hours only] and technology)

* All prices subject to change. Applicable taxes not included. Free parking if space is available.