Design Fabrication Lab

As a student at the College of Architecture & Planning, you'll have access to this well-equipped and well-maintained 3000-square-foot DESIGN FABRICATION LAB that includes:

  • 1000 SF 24 Hour Bench Space for assembly and temporary wood storage,
  • 24 Hour Explosion-proof spray booth,
  • 700 SF Digital Fabrication Lab that houses four 150 watt lasers (one large format),
  • 1,500 SF Woodworking Machine Lab.

The Design Fabrication Lab is staffed by student employees during the day and well into the evening to assist in the set-up and processing of your model parts.


The 1500-square-foot Machine Room houses the bulk of the woodworking machines the DFL has to offer. Once a student has completed the necessary training access to the facilities and resources will be at your disposal.

Four 10" band saws
Two 14" band saws
18" band saw
Two 20" scroll saws
Sawstop 10” 5 horsepower table saws
6"x108" edge sander
Three 4"x36" belt sanders
Two 18" drill presses
8" jointer
15" planer
37” drum sanders
Spindle sanders
Four sawstop micro-kerf table saws
Two 12” sliding compound saw
Mortising machine
Router table
Five large work benches
A large variety of handheld power tools and hand tools


The College of Architecture and Planning has a 5-AXIS CNC Router. The machine has a 5’x10’ bed, 8 tool changer, dual vacuum hold-down pumps and a 14” Z-clearance.

Laguna 5-Axis CNC Machine
Vacuum Former
Sand blast cabinet
Miller 252 MIG Welder
Hobart 210 MIG Welder
JET 14” metal band saw
Metal dry cut steel carbide saw
A large variety of handheld power tools and hand tools