The HIVE table and chairs

The HIVE (Hub for Innovation and Vibrant Expression) @ALTEC, Hellems 159, is a social hub for CU Boulder's language learning and teaching community. Within The HIVE @ALTEC we have two tables, two booths, and a divided space (the Cube) available to reserve. These spaces are perfect for tutoring, playing games, meetings, office hours, project planning sessions, study groups, and more.

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Fall and spring hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am-7:00pm; Fridays, 9:00am-4:00pm
Summer hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm
The HIVE is closed on national holidays and during campus breaks.

Fast Facts

Cube Capacity - 6 to 10

Boulder/New York Table Capacity - 6 to 10

Resources - 1 PC desktop, 1 Mac desktop, large collection of films, magazines, CDs, books and other language learning and teaching materials from around the world. Visit our catalog for a full list of resources.

The Cube

A creative space for collaborating, the Cube is the perfect spot for your next group project or meeting. The Cube comfortably fits six but can hold up to ten. Whiteboard tables and a projector screen are some of the elements that make the Cube a standout. Reserve the Cube today!


Both Table Boulder and Table New York (aptly named for the clocks above them) offer a communal space for conversation, tutoring, playing games, and more. With the added bonus of being whiteboard tables, they are a unique destination worth checking out. Reserve a table today!