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Students utilize a variety of tools and equipment in the Maker Studio

The MRU Maker Studio is a creative space for students, faculty, staff and community users to explore ideas and concepts. Come in and experiment with new equipment, tools, and software to approach projects in a hands-on way. Users can design and produce creations for research, class assignments, teaching, or personal projects. The studio can accommodate up to 27 people at a time.

Drop in hours for the Maker Studio are Monday to Friday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.


Yes, the Maker Studio can accommodate classes. Contact Maker Studio Specialist, Kerry Harmer for a consultation on how Maker Studio staff can be of assistance to your curriculum.
We provide all of the materials for 3D printing.You will need to provide all materials and supplies for all other projects and they must be accompanied by a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). If you can’t find this, we can help you to source it. Ensure you are familiar with the limits as posted on the 3D Print Submission Form.
For the Fall 2018 semester there are no costs associated with the Maker Studio, with the exception of purchasing your own materials and supplies.
The Maker Studio is available for all students, faculty and staff to use.
You can attend an orientation or workshop that are scheduled and can be viewed on the Library Calendar. Or you can drop in between 10am - 2pm.
When you have received an email notifying you that your print is ready, you can collect your 3D prints from the Maker Studio during drop in hours 10am-2pm. Outside of these hours, the Service Desk can assist you in getting your print from the Maker Studio.
You can book time on a specific tool as listed on the website.

Contact us

Mount Royal University Maker Studio
EL1245, Riddell Library and Learning Centre
4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, AB  T3E 6K6