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3D Printing

3D printing technology has revolutionized the way we create, design and manufacture products. From medical implants to customized toys, 3D printing has made it possible to produce complex designs with speed and precision. With the rise of 3D printing, it has become easier than ever for entrepreneurs and hobbyists alike to make their own products. So if you have an idea for something you'd like to create, why not give 3D printing a try? You just might be surprised at what you can create!

ETL is equipped with a MakerBot Replicator and Flashforge 3D printers, which gives COE students access to this exciting technology. The 3D printer can print 3D models of one color from a selection of several colors. Request ETL to print your 3D model by submitting a request.

This service is available for College of Education students. Let us help you create the perfect 3D model.


  • We print 3D models for students (requires approval from the professor), staff, and faculty within the UIC College of Education.
  • Pre-Approval is required from the director of the ETL & there is no cost for College of Education.
  • Please contact us at least ONE WEEK before your project due date.
  • The requestor must be part of the UIC College of Education & must follow these instructions below: