Innovation Lab

The Esports Innovation Lab is a state-of-the art esports facility that is the home for all things esports at the University of Cincinnati.  

Located on the first floor of the 1819 Innovation Hub, the Esports Innovation Lab is outfitted with more than 40 high-end gaming computers, a community lounge, a broadcasting and production studio, and a conference room.

Day Time  
Monday - Tuesday 10:00am - 8:00pm  
Wednesday - Thursday 10:00am - 10:00pm  
Friday - Saturday 10:00am - 12:00am  
Sunday 11:00am - 8:00pm  
Holiday Closure Dates
Holiday Closure Dates  
Veteran's Day Friday, November 11  
Thanksgiving   Wednseday November 23 - Sunday November 27  
Winter Block Monday December 12, 2022 - Thursday Janury 5, 2023



Our high-end computers allow users to game to their heart's content as well as meet the needs of the most demanding academic software.



The Broadcast Studio is free for all members of the Bearcat community to use, regardless if you are a seasoned Twitch veteran or a first-time streamer. 

* Lab may not be available due to events. Please follow our social media for latest information.

Operated by the Office of Innovation, the lab serves all enrolled UC students. 

Your Bearcat Card is required for check-in. You will find up-to-date COVID-19 information on the Safe and Healthy Bearcats website