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Maker Lab


Course and Research Fulfillment Options

Given the circumstances, we are currently offering fulfillment for course and research projects.

If you have a project that needs to be completed in the Maker Lab, you can submit a request and we will follow up with you. We have a small team approved to work in the Lab that can complete the project for you and have it available for pick up. While the fulfillment service is free, there may be costs associated with the material usage. We are not offering fulfillment options for personal projects.

We have various resources to aid in the process for submitting requests for fulfillment projects. The dropdown menus below contain links to our specified equipment pages, resources and guides to help plan your projects, and links to request forms. For projects using equipment listed below, there are request forms available. For projects using equipment not listed below, send us an email. Check out our Tools and Equipment page to learn more about our equipment and capabilities.

Printer Options

We have the following 3D printers available for FDM prints:

Prusa i3MK3s and Prusa Mini

Ultimaker 3 Extended

UP Mini 2

We have the following 3D Printers avaialable for SLA prints:

Form 2

3D Printing Resources

Guide for FDM 3D Printing fulfillment- This guide includes tips on material, print settings, creating models, and preparing models for the 3D printer.

Request Prints

Complete this form to request prints from our FDM printers.

Complete this form to request prints from our SLA printers.

Contact us if you have any questions.


Laser Cutter Options

We have two Epilog Zing 24 laser cutters in the Maker Lab.

Laser Cutter Resources

In the Maker Lab we use CorelDraw for laser cutter files. CorelDraw supports importing various file types. One file type that is easy to import in is svg. Inkscape is a free open source option for creating svg files.

Guide for Inkscape- This guide includes a quick overview of setting up the file for easy import into CorelDraw along with links to other tutorials.

There are several options available for creating laser cut templates online to import into the design software. Here’s a link to some of the options

Request Prints

Complete this form to request laser cutter projects.

Contact us if you have any questions.


Silhouette Cameo Options

We have three Silhouette Cameo craft cutters in the Maker Lab.

Silhouette Cameo Resources

Guide from Silhouette America- Cutting Basics. This guide covers adjustments to the machine, setting up material, and working with various materials.

Video Class from Silhouette America- All Things Studio (Silhouette 101 Video Class) This video goes into detail about using the Silhouette Studio software and its features by demonstrating designing multiple projects.

Request Prints

Complete this form to request Silhouette Cameo projects.

Contact us if you have any questions.


Large Format Printer Options

We have an Epson SureColor P8000 Design Edition large format printer in the Maker Lab.

Large Format Printer Resources

Requests for large format prints should be submitted as a PDF. We recommend confirming the page size properties of the pdf match the size you want the poster printed prior to submitting your request.

Request Prints

Complete this form to request posters on our large format printer.

Contact us if you have any questions.


Contact Us

Lab Manager: Anne Hunter
Lab Email:

Santa Clara University
School of Engineering
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

Guadalupe Hall, Bldg. 455, 3rd Floor