The Miami Beach Urban Studios are equipped with wireless internet access, scanners, plotters, laser and large-format 2D and 3D printers — all available to students in residence. The MBUS is also managed by a full-time staff and full-time faculty who are prominent leaders in their disciplines. Additionally, the Urban Studios rely on a large group of guest faculty, and professionals who contribute their expertise to the student experience.

The Urban Studios is home to an important collections of books and catalogues, including those donated by Terry Riley, Nicholas Patricios, and Ambassador Paul Cejas.  For more information on these collections and access to the books, please contact John Stuart at stuartj@fiu.edu.

Event Reservations

To learn about availability and pricing, please contact Liane Sippin at lsippin@fiu.edu.

Click on the image below to view a plan of the facility.

For MBUS rental rates, please view our standard contract and fees MBUS Rental Agreement