Student Makerspaces

Need space to prototype? Prove your concept? Tinker and make? 

ncTakeOff Makerspace at Niagara College's Welland campus

Your on-campus workshop is a 700 sq ft. garage-like maker haven. Next door is a fabrication lab equipped with hand tools, power tools and 3D printers to take your prototyping to the next level.

(IC102b, Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre)

ncTakeOff Interactive Digital Media Lab 

This IDM lab is co-located with the savvy Innovate Niagara team, cutting edge production technology and several early-stage IDM companies. Incubation space is available to student entrepreneurs involved in IDM.

(The Generator at one, 1 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines)

The Exploratory at Niagara
College's Niagara-on-the-Lake campus

The ncLibraries Exploratory allows access to photography/film equipment, a 3D printer and various design software that you might not otherwise have the opportunity to explore.

Scheduling is available on a first come, first serve basis.


Email Rachel ( to determine which Makerspace is right for you.