Classroom Support and Instructional Technical Services

103 Elliott Hall
275 Varner Dr
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
(location map)
248-370-2461
csits@oakland.edu
M – Th: 7am – 8pm | Fr: 7am – 6pm | Sa: By appt. only

Classroom Support and Instructional Technical Services

103 Elliott Hall
275 Varner Dr
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
(location map)
248-370-2461
csits@oakland.edu
M – Th: 7am – 8pm | Fr: 7am – 6pm | Sa: By appt. only

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Special Events

Are you in need of event support?

Please complete our Special Event Technology Request form and we will be happy to assist.

A/V Solutions

Audio equipment, including a microphone and sound board.

Audio Support - Special Event Services provides professional audio solutions for academic and non-academic programs, activities and events. We provide equipment and services including public address, playback reinforcement, and audio recording support. Solutions range from a podium with a microphone to large venue public address systems, or customs solutions to meet your needs.

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Presentation Support - Special Event Services provides professional presentation solutions for academic and non-academic programs, activities and events. We provide audio-visual and multimedia productions consulting, planning, creation, and resource services. Solutions include an HD projection with a front or rear screen, LED TV's or any custom solution you need.

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Video Support - Video Services Department provides full video support including single-camera shoots, multi-camera shoots, post editing, and graphics creation. Visit the Video Services Department website for more information.

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Streaming Support - We can provide an on-campus or off-campus streaming of any event where video support is also present. Visit the IT and Media Application Services website for more information.

Available A/V Equipment and Pricing

Labor Rates/ Setup Fee

Student labor - $20/hour
Staff labor - $40/hour
Delivery Fee - $25 (flat fee)

Audio Packages

A black carpeted podium with Oakland University on the front, a wireless microphone, an Anchor Super PA speaker.

Package #1: Cost $180

  • 1 - black carpeted podium with OU logo
  • 1 - wireless microphone (handheld or lapel)
  • 1 - Anchor Super PA speaker
  • approximately 1 hour of labor for equipment setup and retrieval

A black carpeted podium with Oakland University on the front, two wireless microphones, two Anchor Super PA speakers.

Package #2: Cost $320

  • 1 - black carpeted podium with OU logo
  • 2 - wireless microphones (handheld or lapel)
  • 2 - Anchor Super PA speakers
  • approximately 2 hours of labor for equipment setup and retrieval

Individual Equipment

A large rectangular speaker called the Anchor Liberty Platinum Speaker.

Anchor Liberty Platinum Speaker - Reaches crowds up to 500 people, True AC/DC with 125 Watt AC mode and 100 Watt DC mode. Built in 2-channel mic inputs with two built in wireless mic receivers and CD/MP3 player. Includes tripod stand.

  • Price - $75 per day

A tall rectangular speaker called the Anchor Line Array Speaker.

Anchor Line Array Speaker - Reaches crowds up to 1000 people, True AC/DC with 150 Watt AC mode and 125 Watt DC mode. Built in 2-channel mic inputs with two built in wireless mic receivers and CD/MP3 player with Bluetooth. 120db of sound with three 8" sub-woofers and eight 4" speakers built in.

  • Price - $100 per day

A powerful rectangular speaker called the Bigfoot Line Array Speaker.

Big Foot Line Array - Reaches crowds up to 2000 people, True AC/DC with 400 watts in each mode.  Built in 2-channel mic inputs with two built in wireless mic receivers and CD/MP3 player with Bluetooth. 130db of sound with five 8" sub-woofers and eight 4" speakers built in.

  • Price - $100 per day

A hanging black drape.

Black Drape - Can be used as a room divider, to block items you don't want the public to see or as a staging backdrop. Includes upright poles and bases. Can reach 12 feet high.

  • Price - $30 per section per day

A boom floor microphone stand.

Boom Floor Mic Stand - Anchor Audio MSB-201 Collapsible 33" boom floor microphone stand.

  • Price - $5 per day

A Cisco conference phone system with speakers.

Cisco IP Phone - Conference phone for rooms with up to 25 people, uses VOIP technology and can be reached from off-campus.

  • Price - $50 per day

A clicker device for presenting PowerPoint slides and the USB adapter for it.

PowerPoint Clicker - Allows PowerPoint presentation to be controlled from anywhere in a room up to 100 feet away.

  • Price - $5 per day

A digital audio recorder with a blue display screen.

Digital Audio Recorder - Small, professional portable compact flash recorder that can record up to 17 hours of continuous audio. Runs up to 4-hours on four AA batteries. Has two phantom-power XLR microphone inputs.

  • Price - $30 per day

An EPM6 Six Channel Sound Board.

6-Channel Mixer Board - 6 XLR/RCA/ 1/4" metal jack inputs and 2 XLR/RCA/ 1/4" metal jack outputs.

  • Price - $50 per day

A white Epson 6770 data projector.

Epson 6770 Projector - Epson PowerLite Pro G6770WU data projector has full HD support with HDMI, VGA and composite inputs.  6000 lumens of brightness.

  • Price - $100 per day

A tall straight floor microphone stand.

Floor Mic Stand - Reliable, heavy-duty floor microphone stand.

  • Price - $5 per day

A gooseneck microphone.

Gooseneck Mic - 22" gooseneck with 3-pin XLR quick-mount. 

  • Price - $15 per day

An open HP probook 450 laptop.

Laptop - With Microsoft office, has VGA and HDMI outputs.

  • Price - $50 per day

A laser pointer projecting a green laser.

Laser Pointer - Green laser point which uses 2 AAA batteries.

  • Price - $5 per day

A black mult box audio press box.

Mult Box - 6-feed passive audio press box.

  • Price - $50 per day

A black desktop computer monitor.

Preview/Confidence Monitor - 21" or 46" TV on a stand.

  • Price - $40 per day for 21"
  • Price - $50 per day for 46" TV and stand

A white projector screen against a black drape background.

12' x 9' Front or Rear Projector Screen with Dress Kit.

  • Price - $200 per day

A black four channel audio mix board.

4-Channel Mixer Board - 4-channel audio mix board with XLR,RCA,1/4" metal jacket inputs and balanced aux in/out lines with XLR audio output.

  • Price - $30 per day

A black wireless SM58 microphone.

Microphone SM58 - Shure SM58 standard dynamic vocal microphone.

  • Price - $15 per day

A short tabletop microphone stand.

Table Top Mic Stand - Table top microphone stand that can be used with the Shure SM58 microphone.

  • Price - $5 per day

A white projector screen on a tripod base.

Tripod Screen - High-Quality metal tripod screen that are 6x6 or 8x8 adjustable height tripod screen with a black boarder.

  • Price - $15 per day

A wireless microphone kit with microphone, receiver and speaker.

Wireless Mic Kit - Can be used with either a lapel or handheld microphone.  Has an XLR or 1/4" metal jacket output.

  • Price - $50 per day

A wooden podium with Oakland University in gold lettering on the front.

Wooden OU Logo Podium - Classic wood podium with the golden Oakland University logo attached to the front.

  • Price - $100 per day

A black carpet podium with a white Oakland University sign on the front.

Carpet OU Logo Podium - Carpet podium can have any logo attached to the front and includes the standard Oakland University logo.

  • Price - $40 per day