Shops + Studios

Booking your on-campus work time in advance is required in most Shops + Studios areas. See individual production area pages for online bookings.

Online Booking Guide


Our facilities are designed to support an expansive range of practices and approaches. Each area is maintained by expert technical staff who collaborate with university faculty, academic leadership and staff to provide meaningful instruction and guidance. Technical staff ensure safe and accessible working environments, and lead instructional workshops in support of curriculum.

Access Requests

Complete this form to request access outside of standard curriculum pathways including: special curricular projects, personal exploration/practice and institutional requests. This form is only for current students and active members of Emily Carr University. Requests are reviewed on a weekly basis - you can expect a response 7-10 days after submitting. Please fill form using Adobe Acrobat and email to