3D Printing at the Sandbox

The Sandbox has two 3D printers at Seneca@York, one at Newnham campus, and one at 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 Workshops:

June 2017

Newnham: Wednesday June 7, 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm, B2082 (Medium Sandbox Studio)

Seneca@York: Monday June 19, 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm, S1112 (ETC in the Library)

Markham: scheduling by request

If these times do not work for you we can schedule a one on one training session. To schedule a one on one 3D printing training session please contact sandbox@senecacollege.ca.


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