*UPDATE 01/05/22: The MakerSpace will be open for J-term starting on Monday, 01/10 at 10am. J-term hours will be 10am - 6pm Monday-Friday and closed on weekends. Based on recent guidance from NYU, new training sessions will not be available until 01/18. VIP teams: please note that access to the MakerGarage will be by request only, and requests must be made at least 24 hours in advance.*
Spring 2022 Hours:
The NYU MakerSpace is open and we have several practices in place to ensure the safety and health of users focused on routine disinfection and maintaining a safe user density, including reservations for all trainings and access.
Check out our new Training and Reservations page for more information on how to get trained on machines and how to use the space safely.
What is MakerSpace?
The NYU Tandon MakerSpace is a workspace lab created to foster collaborative design projects. Space is open to all NYU students, staff, and faculty. It highlights new kinds of iterative, interdisciplinary teamwork using cutting-edge tools of rapid prototyping and digitally driven production.
State of the art resources
Latest technology workshops
How do you get started in the MakerSpace?
1. Can I use the MakerSpace?
If you are a current NYU student, staff, or faculty, in any school or program: Yes!
2. Attend a Safety Orientation
Click Training and Reservations on our menu and start with the Safety Orientation button. You will be walked through a series of steps to start the Safety Orientation which consists of a tour of the space, safety procedures, and the Ultimaker 3D printer training to begin using the space!
3. Start Making!
The MakerSpace can be used for classwork, hobbies, or just for fun. Use the Machines link at the top of the page to find out more about what is available, and ask our staff for help choosing the best tool for the job. Then, watch the necessary videos and sign up for any bookings you may need to complete your desired trainings.
Users are now required to create a reservation for all your MakerSpace needs, including tables, machines, and trainings. Check out our Training and Reservations page to learn more.
The MakerSpace is more than a work space, it's a community. Get to know who else is working here for even more expertise. The Design Lab hosts events and workshops throughout the year for learning, networking, and fun! For the Spring 2021 semester, all of the Design Lab's workshops will be remote. Check the Events page to see what's coming up.