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Card Access Policies


The Makerspace card and key access system is comprised of all access systems in the Makerspace across all areas under Makerspace control, including student organization offices.

The Makerspace card reader systems utilizes UIC Area Access Manager (AAM) to control access using university-issued iCards. A valid university iCard is required to interface with the system. The Makerspace does not issue ID cards.

By entering the Makerspace you agree to follow all University and Makerspace policies.

Failure to adhere to policies can result in card access being revoked.

Setting a PIN Heading link

To enter structure 1 (the office area) you will need to first set a PIN. Using the last 4 digits of your UIN is recommended. You need to be on-campus and on WiFi (or on VPN) to access this site. It may take 15 minutes for PIN changes to propagate:

Entry to the building is through the caged door under the walkway.

Card reading problems Heading link

ID cards that don’t read, or that don’t have tap functionality, will need to be replaced by the ID office in SCE.