Location, Hours, & Contact

We are located at:

728 W Roosevelt Rd
Chicago, IL 60607
621 – Roosevelt Road Building (MC 259)

Our door is at the north-easternmost corner of RRB.

There is a large red banner above our main door, and the Makerspace door is labeled with our logo.
When you enter go up the stairs to your immediate right and through the door at the top.

If you require assistance please call.

Spring 2022 Hours

Makerspace Common Areas

Monday-Sunday: 7:00 am – 10:00 pm
Doors are unlocked: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, access outside of these hours requires card access.

Student orgs can submit members for card access. Please submit UIN, NetID and Org here: Submission Form
If submitting multiple names please send a link to a spreadsheet with the requested data. Card access lasts for the academic year and must be re-requested annually.

Fab Lab:

Spring 2022 Note: Due to COVID we make have unplanned closures.

Monday-Friday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Room 295 is open for meetings Monday – Thursday until 10:00 pm

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Machine Shop:

For Machine Shop training see staff members. The Machine Shop can only be used when staff are present, regardless of training. Machine shop projects may have to be rescheduled if staff are not available, are busy with other projects, or feel they cannot safely help with that particular project.

Winter break hours: Appointment Only – email for appointment

Monday-Friday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Matt Schuck, Shop Supervisor: Wednesday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Closed for classes Thursdays 10:00 am – 3:30 am

For information about the Makerspace contact:

Dylan Lynch, Director
email preferred