College of Architecture and Planning

CAP Shops

This site provides detailed information for students and faculty about the CAP Shops, including the woodshop, metalshop, paint room, and Fab Lab.

Hours of Operation

Fall and Spring Semesters

  • Monday: 8 a.m.‐noon, 1-5 p.m., 6‐10 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8 a.m.‐noon, 1‐5 p.m., 6‐10 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 8 a.m.‐noon, 1‐5 p.m., 6-10 p.m.
  • Thursday: 8 a.m.‐noon, 1‐5 p.m., 6‐10 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m.‐noon, 1‐5 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 5‐10 p.m.


  • Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

These are normal operating hours. If advance notice is given by faculty, the shop may extend hours to accommodate peak project times.

Room 029 is the Woodshop and room 031 is the Fab Lab, but the shop operates as one facility. If one of those doors is closed during normal hours, please check the door on the other side of the lab.

College of Architecture and Planning
Architecture Building (AB), Room 104
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5859
Fax: 765-285-3726
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