The University Corporation - Facilities and Locations

Past Motion Picture, Television, Motion/Print Ad, and Digital Content Projects

Below is a list of select projects that have been filmed or shot on campus.

ProjectFacilitiesDateProduction Company
TV Show: HeartbeatValley Performing Arts Center Courtyard, Exterior, and LobbyAugust 2015- January 2016Universal Television
TV Show: KingdomEucalyptus Hall, Nordhoff Hall, University Basement, Redwood Hall, Valley Performing Arts Center Great Hall and LobbyAugust 2015- January 2016Navy St. Productions
TV Show: SupergirlValley Performing Arts Center Courtyard and ExteriorDecember 2015Warner Bros. Television
Best Buy CommercialDorms, Sierra Quad, and TV Production StudioJune 2015Bob Industries
Amica Mutual Insurance CommercialValley Performing Arts Center LobbyApril 2015B-Reel Productions
Prudential Insurance commercialValley Performing Arts Center Great Hall and LobbyFebruary 2015Caviar
Bank of NY CommercialValley Performing Arts Center Great HallFebruary 2015O Positive, LLC
TV Show: Silicon ValleyValley Performing Arts Center CourtyardNovember 2014Brown Hill Productions

Feature Film:
We Are Your Friends

University Library and Lawn, Sierra Quad


Working Title Films
Lexus Photo ShootValley Performing Arts Center CourtyardJuly 2014Joy Asbury Productions
Food Lion CommercialParking Lot B1June 2014Green Dot Films
Fiat Photo ShootParking Lot E6June 2014Productions in the Sun
Acura Photo ShootStudent Recreation Center exteriorMay 2014Walter Schupfer Management Corp.
Cadillac Photo ShootValley Performing Arts Center exteriorMay 2014James Haefner Photo
Mercury Insurance CommercialValley Performing Arts CenterApril 2014No Such Thing, Inc.
Ford CommercialValley Performing Arts CenterApril 2014Prologue Pictures
AT&T CommercialValley Performing Arts Center 2nd Floor HallwayApril 2014Digital Kitchen, LLC
GUM CommercialNobbs Auditorium, Sequoia Hall classrooms, Eucalyptus Hall lab, corridor, & bridge, and Sierra Center conference room & office.March 2014Center Service Corporation
Sarah Bareilles Music VideoUniversity LibraryMarch 2014Film Artists and Derelicts
Web Series: Videogame High SchoolValley Performing Arts Center CourtyardNovember 2011 - March 2014Digital Bytes, LLC
Meijer's CommercialThe University Corporation Office & Sierra QuadMarch 2014Smuggler
TV Show: Franklin & Bash Valley Performing Arts Center CourtyardFebruary 2014Woodbridge Productions, Inc.
TV Show: MaronValley Performing Arts Center Courtyard, Orange Grove Walk, & KCSN Radio StationJanuary 2014TVM Production, Inc. 
Cadillac Photo ShootValley Performing Arts Center exteriorOctober 2013Roche Photo Inc. 
Hyundai Photo ShootStudent Recreation Center exteriorSeptember 2013Brian Garland Photography
Best Buy CommercialValley Performing Arts Center, Johnson Auditorium, University Library Steps, & Redwood Hall ClassroomJune 2013HSI Productions 
TV Show: The BridgeDepartment of Police Services Parking Lot, Visiting Parking, and Exterior of Briefing Room; B3 Parking StructureMay 2013 Concord Productions Inc. 
TV Show: The NewsroomLive Oak Classroom & Hallway May 2013 Farnsworth Entertainment Productions
TV Show: It's Always Sunny In PhiladelphiaCampus Theater, Planetarium & Eucalyptus Hall Hallway April 2013 Sunny TV Productions
Feature Film: TranscendenceValley Performing Arts Center, Jacaranda Hall Engineering LaboratoryApril 2013Evolutionary Pictures LLC
Volkswagen Car Ad Photo ShootParking Lot G3April 2013MJ68 Productions
Hewlett Packard Ad Photo ShootValley Performing Arts Center Lobby, University Steps, University Student Union, Student Recreation Center & The University Corporation OfficeMarch 2013 TNC Productions, LLC
TV Show: The NewsroomLive Oak Classroom & Hallway March 2013 Farnsworth Entertainment Productions
Rolls Royce Ad Photo ShootStudent Recreation Center Exterior March 2013 Mad Active Productions
TV Show: American Idol "Hollywood Week"Valley Performing Arts Center, Courtyard, Experimental Theater, 3rd Floor Rehearsal StudioDecember 2012American Idol Productions, Inc. 
Lexus Car Ad Photo ShootStudent Rec Center ExteriorDecember 2012Ink & Oranges, Inc.
Feature Film: White Bird in a BlizzardUniversity Steps, Campus Streets, Campus Theater & Nordhoff Hall ExteriorNovember 2012White Bird Productions
BMW Car Ad Photo ShootStudent Rec Center ExteriorNovember 2012Team Halprin, Inc.
TV Show: Arrested DevelopmentValley Performing Arts Center LobbyOctober 201220th Century Fox Film Corporation
USCIS Public Service AnnouncementUniversity Steps, Redwood Hall East Lobby and Redwood Hall gymSeptember 2012Shooters Film
Reebok Ad Photo ShootUniversity Steps, Manzanita Hall Exterior, Cypress Hall Exterior & Student Rec Center ExteriorAugust 2012Zephyr Photo Production
Restasis CommercialValley Performing Arts Center Lobby & Art GalleryJuly 2012Mechaniks
Fox Sports CommercialRedwood Hall Dance StudioJuly 2012Biscuit Filmworks
Volkswagen Car Ad Photo ShootStudent Rec Center Exterior & Valley Performing Arts Center ExteriorJune 2012Productions in the Sun
Lexus Car Ad Photo ShootStudent Rec Center ExteriorJune 2012JB Productions
Volkswagen Car Ad Photo ShootB3 Parking Structure & LotJune 2012Jake Mills Productions
Feature Film: 21 and OverCampus Streets and Student Rec Center ExteriorMay 2012Twenty One and Over Productions
Toyota Car CommercialValley Performing Arts Center ExteriorApril 2012Crossroads Films, Inc.
Under Armour CommercialTrack & Field & Redwood Hall roomsMarch 2012Futuristic
Lexus Car Ad Photo ShootValley Performing Arts Center LobbyFebruary 2012First Shot Productions
Sony Laptop Ad Photo ShootMatador Bookstore, Magnolia Lawn, Chaparral Hall Exterior & Manzanita Hall ExteriorFebruary 2012Alan Cresto Photography
Dodge Ram Truck CommercialValley Performing Arts Center Main Stage & Loading DockJanuary 2012Supply & Demand Inc.
McDonald's CommercialExterior of Nordhoff Hall, Exterior of Cypress Hall, TV Studio, & Manzanita HallJanuary 2012Supply & Demand Inc.
TV Show: ChuckValley Performing Arts CenterDecember 2011Warner Bros. Television
Honda Car CommercialValley Performing Arts Center ExteriorOctober 2011Piuma Motion
TV Show: RingerValley Performing Arts Center & USU Freudian SipSeptember 2011CBS Television Studios
Kay Jewelers CommercialUniversity Library Front StepsAugust 2011Trio Films, Inc.
TV Show: ChuckValley Performing Arts CenterJuly 2011Warner Bros. Television
TV Show: DexterBotanic Garden & GreenhouseJuly 2011Blind Decker Productions, Inc.
Cadillac Print AdValley Performing Arts CenterJune 2011Planet PrePro LA, LLC
Supercuts Print AdManzanita Hall exterior, Arbor Court, Baseball Field, & Noski Auditorium exteriorJune 2011The New Cruelty, LLC
Honda Motorcycle CommercialThe University CorporationMay 2010Pictures in a Row
Comcast CommercialUSU Fitness Center & Citrus HallMarch 2010Imperial Woodpecker
GMC CommercialCampus Theater, Aerobic Studio & B3 StructureFebruary 2010Partizan
TV Show: GreekUniversity Library Front StepsJanuary 2010Zeta Beta Productions
NCAA Public Service AnnouncementJohnson Auditorium, Baseball Field & Matador BookstoreDecember 2009Motion Theory
Nike CommercialMatadome & Activity CenterAugust 2009MJZ
Bank of America CommercialUniversity Library, Sequoia Hall & Arbor CourtJune 2009Aero Films
"Heroes" Superbowl CommercialPerformance Soccer FieldJanuary 2009Moving Parts, Inc.
Feature Film: Star TrekUniversity Library2009 
TV Show: The OfficeCypress HallAugust 2008Universal Networ Television, LLC
Tylenol CommercialTrack Complex and Redwood Hall PoolJune 2008Supply & Demand
Feature Film: Land of the LostRedwood Hall PoolJune 2008Universal Studios, LLC
Subaru AdManzanita Hall ExteriorJune 2008Brian Konoske Photography
Feature Film: Drag Me To Hell
Johnson Auditorium,Juniper Hall Exterior, Manzanita HallMay 2008Curse Productions
Men's Health Magazine Photo ShootSoftball FieldApril 2008Rodale Press
TV Show: My Name is EarlMonterey HallOctober 17, 200720th Century FOX Television
TV Show: CSI: Las VegasUniversity Library Steps/Sierra TowerOctober 4, 2007CBS Production
Secure Horizons University Lawn/Gazebo/University Club Lawn/Pool/Golf Course/TrackAugust 2007FORM
Toyota RAV4 CommercialSierra Hall BreezewayMay2007Team Halprin
Feature Film: What Just Happened?University Library StepsApril 2007Sony Pictures
Mitsubishi Still ShootB3 Parking StructureMarch 2007Henderson Productions
Holiday Inn AdvertisementMatadomeJanuary 2007Monty Preston Production Services
TV Show: The OfficeBayramian Lawn, Noski Auditorium, & Photo StudioJanuary 2007Universal Network TV
TV Show: Las VegasUniversity Stairs & Sequoia Hall BathroomsJanuary 2007NBC Studios
Asian Olympic CommercialTrackOctober 2006Commercials While-U-Wait
Playstation CommercialSierra CenterOctober 2006Petrol Advertising/Signature Enterprises
Feature Film: SuperbadNorth Campus F10September 2006Rockhard Films
Ghost WhispererBaseball FieldAugust 2006Touchstone TV
Movie: The Great Buck HowardTV Station, 2 Theaters & Recital HallAugust 2006Tom Hanks Prod.
Feature Film: Georgia RulesSierra QuadJuly 2006Georgia Rules, LLC
PALM Still ShootSierra Quad, University Steps, MZ & Sq 109May 2006Zephyr Photo Products
TV Show: Commander In Chief (Final Episode)Music Rooms/Campus Theater & University StairsApril 2006Touchstone TV Productions
Feature Film: John Tucker Must DieManzanita HallJanuary 2006John US Productions, Inc. (20th Century FOX)
Lowe's CommercialMatadomeJanuary 2006Crossroads Films, Inc.
Sharpie CommercialRedwood Hall & Health CenterDecember 2005Biscuit Filmworks
TV Show: Night StalkerUniversity Steps, MZ & Sierra CenterSeptember 2005Touchstone/Disney
TV Show: Criminal MindsSanta Susana Hall/Seq/Science Bldgs/Chicano HouseJuly 2005Touchstone/Disney
Best Buy CommercialGolf Area and Blue Tennis CourtsJuly 2005La Banda Films
Reebok CommercialMatadomeJune 2005MJZ Production Company
Nike CommercialTrack, Soccer & Softball FieldMay 2005Smuggler Productions
Nintendo CommercialChicano HS & UniversityJanuary 2005RSA-USA Production, Inc.
EXXON CommercialSc Lab, Classroom & NoskiDecember 2004Believe Media
TV Show: Joan of ArcadiaCampus TheaterDecember 2004Touchstone TV Productions
H&R Block CommercialHalls & NoskiNovember 2004Washinton Square Productions
Feature Film: Sky HighUniversity Lawn, Stairs & FrontOctober 2004Max Stronghold, Inc.
Southern California BellO. Grove, BG, Offices, MU HallSeptember 2004GOFILMS
Mazda Car AdvertisementExterior of Manzanita and University ClubMarch 2004Robert Stevens Photography
Chuck Norris Weight EquipmentTrackSeptember 2003Team One Productions
TV Show: Buffy (Final Episode)Cleary Court BreezewayApril 200320th Century FOX