Apply

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 online training "Electical Safety for Labs". Use your netID to log in and save the certificate at the end in pdf format. Use "Open Lab" for Supervisor. Start Training
  3. Complete online training "General Laboratory Safety Training". Use your netID to log in and save the certificate at the end in pdf format. Start Training
  4. Upload the two training certificate PDFs here.
  5. Attend a safety orrientation and tour of the lab. You will not receive any email about your application and there is no need to make a reservation. Just check the calendar for the next safety tour and show up at the lab's dooble doors in ECEB 2024 for the tour! Please be on time!
  6. Thats the last step! Once you've completed the tour you will get 24/7 PROX card access to the lab and building.