Making Center Hours

All Making Center hours are contingent on University Building Hours.

Please consult individual Lab/Shop/Studio pages for additional information and specific details regarding Open Task Time.

Spring 2023 Holidays
President's Day: Monday February 20, 2023TNS / Parsons / Making Center Closed
Spring Break: March 13-17, 2023Making Center Labs/Shops Open Tues- Thurs 1-5pm
Easter: Sunday April 9, 2023TNS / Parsons / Making Center Closed

*All facilities hours contingent on building hours. See individual shop/lab pages for specifics on available open task time versus times when classes or other reservations are scheduled.
Spring 2023 Hours
Lab/Shop Name Weekday Hours Weekend Hours
3D Print LabM-F: 10a-6pSat-Sun: 11a-7p
Alternative Processes DarkroomM-F: 9a-10pSat-Sun: 11a-9p
Book Arts StudioM-F: 9a-6pSat - Sun: 10:30a-1:30p, 2:30 - 5:30p
D12 Prototyping ShopM-F: 10a-6p Open work time. Tu-Th: 10a-6p Appointments availableClosed
DarkroomM-F: 9a-10pSat-Sun: 11a-9p
Design LabM-F: 12p - 8pSat-Sun: 12p - 7p
Digital Photo LabsM-F: 9a-10:30pSat-Sun: 11a-9:30p
Digital C Photo PrinterM-F: 9a-5pBy Appointment Only
E2 CNC ShopBy Appointment with L3 CNC StaffBy Appointment with L3 CNC Staff
E4 Metal ShopM-F: 9a-8p (clean up 7:30p)Sat-Sun: 10a-6p (clean up 5:30)
E4 Tool CheckoutM-F: 9a-7:30pSat-Sun: 10a-6p
E4 Material StoreM-F: 9a-7:30pSat-Sun: 10a-6p
E4 Open Work SpaceM-F: 9a-8p (clean up 7:30p)Sat-Sun: 10a-6p (clean up 5:30)
E4 Wood ShopM-Th: 9a-8p (clean up 7:30p), F: 9a-5pSat-Sun: 10a-6p (clean up 5:30)
Equipment Resource Center (ERC)M-F: 9a-10:30pSat-Sun: 11a-9:30p
L2 Making Center Tool CheckoutM: 10a-9p, Tu-Th: 9a-9p, F: 9a-8p Sat-Sun: 12-7p
L2/N2 Open Work SpaceOpen during building hoursOpen during building hours
L3 CNC Machine ShopM-F: 10a-6pSat-Sun: 11a-7p
L4 Blackbox Animation StudioM-F: 9a-10p (by reservation with ERC)Sat-Sun: 11a-9p (by reservation with ERC)
L9 Textiles Studio & Dye LabTu: 3-6pm Th/Fri: 11a-6pSat-Sun: 11a-6p
Laser LabM-F: 10a-8pSat-Sun: 11a-7p
Light + Energy LabMon, 9am - 9pm / Tue, 6pm - 9pm / Wed, 1pm - 5pm / Thur, 6pm - 9pm / Fri, 9am - 9pmSat - Sun, 12pm - 6pm
Machine Knitting StudioOpen during building hours to students in knitting coursesSat: 7:30-11Open during building hours to students in knitting courses30p Sun:10a-11:30p
Motion Capture StudioM-F: 9a-10:30p (by reservation with ERC)Sat-Sun: 10:30a-9:30p (by reservation with ERC)
N2 General ShopM-F: 9a-8pSat: 11a-7p
N5 Open Print LabM-F: 9a-10:30pSat-Sun: 10:30a-9:30p
Photo Shooting StudiosM-F: 9a-10:30p (by reservation with ERC)Sat-Sun: 10:30a-9:30p (by reservation with ERC)
Printmaking Studio M, W, Th: 9a-7p, Tu: 9a-9p, Fri: 9a-10p (classes only, no task time)Sat-Sun: 10:30-7p
Specialty Sewing LabM-F: 10a-7pSun: 12-5p
Wet Shops: Ceramics & CastingM-F: 9a-8pSat-Sun: 11a-7p