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Ford Building Access Request

If you need Wildcard access to Segal spaces within the Ford Engineering Design Center because you are enrolled in a Segal Design Institute course or involved with a Segal Design Institute program, please follow these steps:

  1. If you don’t have a Wildcard or your Wildcard has expired, please go to the Wildcard office to get your new card.
  2. Once you have a Wildcard, submit the below google form to request access to Segal spaces within the Ford building.
  3. If you are requesting access to unique lab spaces, please forward email approval from the following lab managers to
    // B.100 Mechatronics Lab: Nick Marchuk
    // SB.310 Rapid Prototyping Lab: Mike Beltran
    // SB320 Manufacturing Lab: Mike Beltran
    // SB345 Maker Work Studio: Mike Beltran

Please note that is strictly intended for Segal Design Institute-affiliated access requests only.

If you are not enrolled in a course or program affiliated with Segal Design Institute and need access to the Ford Engineering Design Center, please submit your request to your program or department's administrative staff for assistance. 

To submit your access request for the Ford Engineering Design Center, please complete & submit the online form below.


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