Supervised by a fulltime shop technician, the Wood/Metal/Plastics Shop provides students with the equipment they need for working with wood, metal, plastics, and other materials.
The technician assists students in model building and creative projects for hands-on courses in the College of Architecture and Planning (CAP). The shop is open during regular university hours, plus additional evening hours.
- woodworking machines
- welding equipment
- vacuum forming machines
- computer numerical control (CNC) router
Architecture Building, Room 029 and the Design Build Lab
Standard Wood Shop hours:
- Wednesday, February 21--RESERVED from 1:00-5:00 p.m. for CAP102 ONLY.
- Friday, February 21--RESERVED from 1:00-5:00 p.m. for CAP102 ONLY.
- Second-year students may use the workshop on those days before 1 pm, and on Wednesday, after 5 p.m.
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 3:00 to 9:00 p.m.
These are normal operating hours. If advance notice is given by faculty, the shop may extend hours to accommodate peak project times. If the door is closed during normal hours, please check the door on the other side of the lab.
We observe all major and university holidays and observances.