The Advanced Output Center is The School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s printing and prototyping lab specializing in digital input and output. The AOC’s facilities include laser cutting, large format 2D scanning and 3D printing and scanning.


Book Appointments with AOC Staff


Spring 2022January 27 to May 16Monday to Thursday: 8:30am to 9:00pm
Friday: 8:30am to 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am to 3:30pm
Summer 2022May 31 to Aug 30Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 4:00pm

Dates Closed

May 15 to 30Closed



Location:36 S Wabash Ave, Rm 1232, Chicago, IL 60603

Schedule an appointment

To use Acuity, use the embedded page below and select the resource you wish to use. Note, some resources have longer lead times than others. After making the appointment, you’ll get an email with information about your reservation.

If the embed below does not work, you can also find the schedule here: