Equipment and Lab Use

The photography area is happy to provide some equipment for student checkout during the semester. We have an array of offsite use digital cameras and lenses, tripods, 35mm film cameras, 4×5 film cameras, and strobes, and other equipment for use onsite only such as darkroom equipment, backdrops and backdrop stand kits, and other studio accessories.

COVID-19 Updates:

8th March 2023 – Masks are recommended for at-risk individuals in indoor spaces around campus and are required in the Wellness Center. SJSU Health Advisories

Hours Spring 2023

Monday12:00pm – 9:00pm
Tuesday8:00am – 9:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 9:00pm
Thursday12:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday10:00am – 3:00pm
CLOSED: Monday 27th March – Friday 31st March for SPRING BREAK


You must be a photography student enrolled in the current semester to be eligible to rent equipment.

Students may use the facilities during the open hours posted. After hours access is limited to Lab Monitors, staff, and faculty. Interested in becoming a lab monitor? See if you qualify and apply here: