Media Labs

Procedures and Policies

Creative Media Institute (CMI) provides its students with state of the art equipment and software. To provide a considerate learning environment, we ask that you observe the following policies and procedures:

Lab Calendars:

Post-Production Lab | Animation Lab | Writing Lab | Sound A&B Labs | Digital Media Theater


1. Never save, delete, or modify files on the computers’ hard drives.

Installing software to computers is PROHIBITED.

2. Viewing obscene and explicit material is prohibited and is inappropriate in this educational environment. (Disciplinary sanctions will be followed in accordance with the NMSU code of conduct, for any infringements of these policies).


1.ID’s (or other property) are required to check out any references materials, external hard drives, thumb drives, or other equipment.

2.We do not provide headphones, so please bring your own.

Post-Production Lab – Rm 60
1. Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Premiere CC
  • Adobe Encore & SpeedGrade
  • Adobe Photoshop CC

2. AudioFinder, Soundsnap

3. PostHaste

4. Davinci Resolve Studio 15

5. ProTools

Script Writing Lab – Rm 167
1. EP Scheduling & Budgeting
2. Final Draft
3. MS Office 2015 OSX
4. ITunes
Sound Labs – Rm 60A & 60B
1. ProTools HD
2. Adobe Production Premium CC
3. Final Cut Pro
4. Avid Composer
5. AudioFinder, Soundsnap6. Davinci Resolve Studio 157. Avid
Animation Lab – Rm 84
1. Toon Boom Harmony Premium
2. Adobe CC
3. AutoDesk Maya 2017
4. Blender
5. Marvelous Designer
6. ZBrush
7. Unreal Engine
8. Fusion 9
9. Nuke Studio
10. Krita

Sound Effects Library from Soundsnap

Getting Help:

If you have any difficulties using the Computer Labs, or have any questions regarding how to use the operating system please ask your instructor for assistance or email Tiep Le at