Applying for Lab Access

Instructions

Applying for access to the Open Lab is easy. Okay... so there are a few safety hoops to jump through but it's worth it! All majors and class standings are welcome! Just follow the steps below! If you have any questions, please email ece-openlab@illinois.edu.

  1. Fill out the application form.
  2. Complete Electical Safety for Labs, (Supervisor: Open Lab). Use your netID to log in and save the resulting certificate as a PDF.
  3. Complete General Laboratory Safety Training. Use your netID to log in and save the resulting certificate as a PDF.
  4. Upload the two training certificate PDFs.
  5. Attend a safety orientation and tour of the lab. You will not receive an email about your application, and there is no need to make a reservation. Simply show up at the lab's double doors in ECEB 2024. Please be on time!
  6. You will then receive 24/7 PROX card access to the lab and building!