Please make an appointment to reserve time in the UB usability lab by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the dates and times you would like. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule.
University of Baltimore
Academic Center (basement)
1420 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
Once you arrive at the Academic Center through the main entrance on Charles Street, turn right and continue all the way down the hall (near the Office of the University Registrar). Make a right through the doors to the stairwell. Continue straight back past the stairs until you find the stairs leading down to the lab.
Hours: 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Designed to support the University of Baltimore's D.S. in Information and Interaction Design, M.S. in Interaction Design and Information Architecture and various information design certificate programs, the Usability Lab features:
The testing room is large enough for focus groups and features a one-way mirror and a video feed to facilitate observation.
The lab can also be rented on a full-day or half-day basis.
Lab activities are coordinated and supervised by Professor Kathryn Summers, the University of Baltimore's resident expert on user research and usability testing. Research activities include:
Students who have completed the Research Methods for Interaction Design course often have the opportunity to participate in industry projects in collaboration with Summers.