Creating Makers Through Outreach, Collaboration, and Community.

Where Technology and Design Come Together

This is your Makerspace – Come Explore and Learn!

FALL 2019 Hours:

Cabrillo Students, Faculty and Staff, M-Th12:00pm - 6:00pm

The Cabrillo Makerspace is located behind the sculpture and jewelry studios - VAPA 3000, rooms 1301-1302. Please contact our Program Coordinator, Mary  Govaars for a tour of the Makerspace.


The Success of the Cabrillo Makerspace

Enjoy the recently produced video marking our 2018-2019 successes - Cabrillo College Fab Lab & Makerspace: Innovating for Good in Our Community



Or How Creativity + Design Thinking + Laser Cutter + Teamwork + Empathy = A GREAT SOLUTION

Makerspace Making a Positive Impact  In Our Community


Your makerspace

Cabrillo’s Makerspace brings together like-minded students, mentors, educators and community members in our digital fabrication facilities to help make ideas become reality.

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create & collaborate

This collaborative community celebrates an open-ended culture of creativity, innovation, and experimentation. Diverse disciplines like math, science, art, craft, engineering, green design, music, and more, come together into ambitious projects.

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Community members may purchase a membership by the month or by the semester.  After a safety primer course, members have opportunities to access digital fabrication equipment, demos, and workshops!

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What are You Waiting For?


Untrained members will not be permitted to use digital fabrication equipment until they have completed a workshop on proper use or have completed 95A or 95B coursework for that equipment.