Making @ UTA


The Hybrid Atelier
Location: Engineering Research Building 281/282

The Hybrid Atelier is a 1300 sq. ft. research makerspace located in the Engineering Research Building (ERB 281/282). It houses digital fabrication CNC machines for working with wood, plastics, and metals. It is also a state-of-the-art sensing and recording studio for human motion capture. It is outfitted with HCI testing equipment.

Students interested in participating in the Hybrid Atelier should visit Participate

CSE/EE Makerspace
Location: Nedderman Hall 241

The Makerspace is a shared space for equipment, collaboration, and discovery in the CoE. Students may use equipment for academic or personal engineering projects that are appropriate for the facility (i.e., projects adhere to safety standards and general university guidelines).

The CSE/EE Makerspace is open to all currently enrolled UTA College of Engineering students during open hours. After hours access via card swipe may be requested and granted on an individual basis, email Dr. McMurrough for more info.

MAE Design Innovation Lab
Location: Woolf Hall 108

For more information, contact Rex Winfrey

Uta fab lab
UTA FabLab
Location: UTA Central Library

The UTA FabLab is a creative hub for students, faculty and staff of the University of Texas at Arlington, providing access to technologies, equipment, training, opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration, and inspirational spaces in support of invention and entrepreneurship. The FabLab is a platform for project-based, hands-on experiential learning opportunities for learners from any discipline or experience level.

CAPPA Digital Fabrication Lab
The Digital Fabrication Lab is a research facility focused on the testing and production of architectural components, modeling and simulation, and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) equipment. The lab is organized into two sections. The first section is 532sq. ft. and dedicated to small prototyping production with multiple 3D printers and laser cutters. The second half of the lab is dedicated to largeformat production and holds several pieces of CNC controlled equipment in the 908 sq. ft. space. Equipment includes a routing table with a 4-axis milling spindle and a customized vacuum table.
Studio Arts Center (SAC)
The Studio Arts Center houses the following studios and is also the site of Gallery West, a student-run exhibition space.