In order to use the laser cutters, you must make an online reservation on one of the four Universal laser cutters. Currently the laser lab is closed to student access so a trained technician will cut your file and SOA will supply the materials you request.

Students are allowed to make a one hour reservation block for a maximum of two hours a week.

3D Printing and CNC forms are now online

In order to use the 3D printers or CNC mills, you need to fill out an online form. Use the links to the right to learn more before submitting the form.


The school recently acquired a 4’x4’ CNC mill, which is available for use. The Roland MDX-540 mill was retired.

Check out the archive for older news.

Learn more

Hit up the links on the right for specific info on each process, such as hours for use, how to submit work, cost for use, and type of materials permitted.