Many TechSpark spaces and equipment are open to all CMU students, faculty and staff during open hours without training. This policy outlines how to gain access to restricted TechSpark equipment that require authorization or special training.

Our goal is to give easy access to all makerspace resources. See the HelpDesk for access consultation.

No authorization required

  • 3D printers: Available to everyone (see the HelpDesk for access)
  • Assembly benches
  • Casting room
  • Computer clusters
  • Design studio
  • Hand tools (manual)
  • Jewelry fabrication
  • Materials lab
  • Paint Booth

Requires authorization or training