Print/3D Print Labs

The ISoA Print/3D Print labs are operated by student staff. Print labs for the School of Architecture are located at Temple Hoyne Buell Hall in room 20 (TBH 20), the Architecture Building room 314 (Arch 314), and the Architecture Annex room 100 (Annex 100).

Six 3D printers

All labs are open but status may be subject to change. Jobs can be printed in person in the computer/print/3D print labs. Print and computer labs are located at Arch Annex 100, Arch 314, and TBH 20.

Policies, procedures, and/or availabilities may change depending upon campus and State of Illinois COVID policy changes or updates.

Print/3D Print Lab Staffed Hours Spring 2023 (Open from 1/17/23-5/3/23)

Our facilities are only available to students, faculty, and staff in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Urban Planning. They labs are accessible 24/7 but printing is only active during staffed hours in our labs.

  • Monday: 9am-9pm
  • Tuesday: 9am-9pm
  • Wednesday: 9am-9pm
  • Thursday: 9am-9pm
  • Friday: 9am-5pm
  • Saturday: 12pm-5pm
  • Sunday: 12pm-5pm

Printing Equipment

  • TBH 20
    • HP 4100XL plotter (coated bond paper)
    • HP DJT1530  plotter (coated bond paper)
    • HP Z6200-1 plotter (semi-gloss paper)
    • HP Z6200-2 plotter (matte paper)
    • HP T2300 plotter/scanner (coated bond paper)
    • HP LJ5200 black/white printer (8.5”x11” paper)
    • HP CP6015-1 color printer (8.5”x11” & 11”x17” paper)
    • HP CP6015-2 color printer (8.5”x11” & 11”x17” paper)

3D Printing Equipment

  • TBH20
    • 6 – QIDI X-Plus filament printer (build volume 10.6”x7.9”x7.9”)
  • DigiFab (Laser lab, Architecture Annex)
    • 1 – QIDI X-Max filament printer (build volume 9.8”x11.8”x11.8”)
    • 3 – QIDI X-Plus filament printer (build volume 10.6”x7.9”x7.9”)
  • Chicago Studio
    • 2 – QIDI X-Plus filament printer (build volume 10.6”x7.9”x7.9”)

Reporting a Problem

To report an issue with the equipment, please submit the problem to with the printer name or image and the lab where the equipment is located. Refunds for prints must be requested within 24 hours of failed prints, with documentation provided, in order to receive a refund.


If you have any questions regarding printing/3D printing, please feel free to contact us at or

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