3D Printing at the Sandbox

The Sandbox has 3D printers at Seneca@York, Newnham campus, and Markham campus available for booking. Users must complete training before booking time at our 3D printers.

3D Printing Terms and Conditions


To use a 3D printer students, staff, or faculty must follow these 3 steps:

  1. Complete our online training module (including a short quiz)
  2. Attend one of our workshops (sign up is available upon successful completion of the online module )
  3. Book the printer using our online form (please note: bookings will only be accepted if a person has completed steps 1 and 2)
  4. Complete the online agreement for the Sandbox 3D Printing Terms and Conditions.

Upcoming Open 3D Printing Workshops:


Due to a high volume of bookings for academic assignments for the end of the Winter 2018 term, the Sandbox will start offering 3D printing training again in Summer 2018. Dates will be posted shortly.

Please contact sandbox@senecacollege.ca for more information about workshops.

3D Printing throughout the GTA:

Toronto Public Library – Digital Innovation Hub

Available at specific branches.

More information here: http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/using-the-library/computer-services/innovation-spaces/3D-design-print.jsp

Markham Public Library – TheCAVE

“The CAVE is your local production studio and provider of multimedia equipment, fostering creativity and digital literacy in the community of Markham.”

More information here: http://thecavemarkham.blogspot.ca/p/3d-printers.html