Access Applications

  • Class Access

    Access to the laboratory for a specific class that has a laboratory instruction component in the Carleton Laboratory

    Qualifications:
    • Requires official standing with Columbia University and registration in a class containing a laboratory component
    • Access will be provided only for the time that the class meets in the Laboratory.
    • "Carleton Lab" Access Sticker obtained from lab management after filling out application and uploading appropriate certifications on the first day of lab classes.

    Trainings:

    • Carleton Lab Site-Specific Training
    • Machine Shop Safety Training
  • Research Access

    Access to the laboratory to perform independent work that is not associated with a constantly supervised laboratory class. Research includes undergraduate and graduate independent research, student club work, Ph.D. research, teaching assistants, lab assistants, and SEAS tour guides, etc.

    Qualifications:
    • Requires official standing with Columbia University
    • Legitimate research need for use of the facilities of the laboratory
    • "Carleton Lab" Access Sticker obtained from lab management after filling out application and uploading appropriate certifications.

      Trainings:
    • Carleton Lab Site-Specific Training
    • Machine Shop Safety Training
    • Laboratory Safety/Chemical Hygiene/Hazardous Waste/Laboratory Fire Safety Training
    • C-14 Certificate of Fitness if requesting 24 hour access.
  • Extend Access

    Fill out this application if you have previously been approved for laboratory access and have either lost access due to the yearly access purge on 31 May or have acquired a new CUID. If you have received a new CUID, you must first go to the office to receive a new sticker. All trainings must be valid for the entire year for the application to be approved. Do not fill out this form if you are requesting new access.

    Upgrade to 24/7 Access

    If you have recently obtained a C-14 Certificate of Fitness and would like to upgrade your access privileges to all times outside of operating hours, simply fill out this form. You must be in possession of the card to be eligible for the upgrade.


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