Science Support

At the Science Support Center, students can check out equipment, sign up for an instrumentation workshop, or reserve science research space. Our science support staff are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Stop by and learn what the SSC has to offer.

Instrumentation Training

Earn your operating license to independently run major instrumentation on campus!

  • Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS)

  • Gas Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer (GC-MS)

  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer

  • Ion Chromatograph (IC)

  • Leica MZ16 or M205 FCA Microscopes (Z-Stacking)

  • Olympus BX63 or IX81 Microscopes (epi-fluorescence)

  • JEOL JSM-6480LV Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

Explore the Instrumentation page for more!

Borrow Equipment & gear

Borrow lab equipment, field gear, and purchase supplies for your research projects through the Science Support Center!

Lab safety & training

Learn safe practices in the lab and field. Work with Science Instructional Technicians to use equipment safely.

science & Math tutoring

The Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning (QuASR) Center provides in-person and remote tutoring for students in all science and mathematical topics: Math, Chemistry, Biology, Statistics, Physics. Get help through a Virtual Appointment today!