Taylor Hall

Taylor Hall is home to the School of Communication Studies and the School of Visual Communication Design within the College of Communication and Information. The May 4 Visitors Center is also housed here.

The building underwent significant renovations in 2017. The newly renovated space boasts a signature gallery, photography studios, the Creative Lab, brightly lit lounge, studio and classroom spaces and the College of Communication and Information's Advising Offices.



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Picture Yourself in CCI

Students in the College of Communication and Information have access to some of the most innovative classroom spaces on campus in Franklin Hall and Taylor Hall. They also can take advantage of our vibrant living/learning community in Olson Hall. Explore these spaces in 360-degree imaging using the navigation below.

TAYLOR HALL Franklin Hall Olson Hall

Taylor Hall (Majors: Communication Studies, Photography, Visual Communication Design; Spaces: Gallery, Photography Studios, Creative/Printing Lab, Design Studios, May 4 Visitors Center)

Franklin Hall (Majors: Advertising, Digital Media Production, Emerging Media and Technology, Journalism, Public Relations; Spaces: Student Media Newsroom and Studio, IdeaBase, Focus Group Room, Sound Labs)

Olson Hall (Residence Hall for CCI Majors; Spaces: Design Studio, printing resources)