Lab & Makerspace

Lab bench

Lab Space

Coming soon: The Mount Ida Collaborative Lab Space will be open for innovators and companies to utilize our science facilities for early stage discoveries. 26 individual lab benches will be available to companies who commit to providing professional development opportunities for UMass Amherst students. The space will work in collaboration with the UMass Amherst Institute of Applied Life Sciences (IALS). Leasing lab space gives companies access to our high spec equipment, researchers, and core facilities in Amherst, MA. Send us a message and we will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Makerspace

Coming soon: The Mount Ida Collaborative Makerspace is a 6,000-square-foot facility that will offer makerspaces, training labs and event spaces. Managed by Professor Paul Wolff from UMass Amherst's Building Construction and Technology program, member companies will have access to over 300 talented students enrolled in this degree program.

Contact pwolff@umass.edu for more information.