Through the UVA department of mechanical and aerospace engineering (MAE), internal UVa clients (students, faculty, and staff) and external clients have access to the resources of the MAE Design Lab. This includes CAD modeling and 3D printing (rapid prototyping). Internal University of Virginia clients can use their project funds to pay for the services of the MAE Design Lab while external clients may pay via our online ecommerce capabilities. UVa clients please sign in with NetBadge using the UVa Login menu link to see internal pricing and shop services. Rates are as follows:

External UVa: 

  1. Custom Design and CAD Work Rate: $75.00 per hour

  2. FDM Rate: $15.00 per cubic inch (model and support material)