2020 Practice Rooms

Practice rooms and pianos are currently available only in the Logan Center for the Arts, only by advance reservation, and only for use by registered students.  

Note:  The Logan Center practice rooms will be available until the close of Autumn Quarter on Friday, December 11, at 5 pm.  Updates for Winter Quarter will be provided as soon as they are available.

Logan Center Practice Rooms

  • Hours
    • Monday – Friday from 8am – 9pm
    • Saturday – Sunday from 8am – 7pm.
  • Reservations are required and must be made by contacting loganops@uchicago.edu by 5pm on the day before the requested reservation time.
  • Users may reserve a Music Practice Room for up to a maximum of 2 hours on any given day. One reservation per user is allowed per day.
  • If you are a pianist in the Piano Program or Chamber Music Program, you may reserve one of the 4th floor Steinway-equipped practice rooms.

Room Access Procedures

  • Upon arrival for your practice session, enter the Logan Center via the North/60th Street entrance.
  • Once inside, check in with the security officer at the Reception Desk.
  • The security officer will confirm your reservation, and you will be required to sign out a Short-Term Access card.
  • If using a room with piano, you will also be given a small supply of disinfecting wipes to wipe the piano keys.
  • When finished practicing, return the Short-Term Access card and disinfectant wipes (if from a piano room) to the North Desk.

Additional Notes

  • Maximum occupancy in all Music Practice Rooms is limited to one person.
  • Practice Rooms are reserved for musical practice. Please do not use them for studying, etc.
  • All Music Practice Room reservations are in one hour segments, starting on the hour.
  • Please do not bring any food or drink into the Music Practice Room, including open water bottles.
  • Please do not place anything on top of pianos.
  • Please do not leave instruments or personal belongings unattended in a practice room.
  • Please report any damage to or problems with instruments to loganops@uchicago.edu.