Virtual Reality Lab

Virtual reality (VR) offers significant potential in the areas of teaching, learning and research. The VR Lab in Waldo Library at Western Michigan University provides a space for you to explore this technology.

Lab features

Lab features

Experience VR at one of 10 stations in our Virtual Reality Lab through a Meta Quest all-in-one headset. Headsets can be used wirelessly for greater freedom or wired to a PC for additional graphics capability.

Numerous titles are installed to highlight some of the technology’s potential.

Software and other learning tools are available to make your own VR content. You may also bring your own content developed elsewhere to test in the Lab.

Hours and location

Faculty experience

  • If you are a faculty member or instructor, the Lab is here to help you learn about the technology and how to integrate VR content into your classes and research.

Available titles

Tools for creating VR content

Questions about the VR Lab?