Independent Researcher

$400 / month


  • 24/7 access to TheLab facility, TheLab may close the facility for up to 5 days per month. You will be notified of the closure 24 hours or more in advance.
  • Use of all shared equipment
  • Use of shared lab bench space
  • Use of shared office space
  • Storage bin for personal storage
  • Freezer, refrigerator and chemical storage space
  • Science supplies ordering support
  • Internet access
  • Become part of our supportive community
  • Keep all your IP


  • Meeting with TheLab to approve your membership
  • Provide a detailed description of your project
  • Provide a list of all materials you bring into the facility
  • Sign a minimum of 3 month contract
  • Attend an equipment training session

Not included

  • Consumables
  • Chemicals, enzymes, plasmids, primers or other reagents
  • Free tutoring or mentoring
  • Some classes and events have additional fees
  • Hazardous disposal services. If you have hazardous waste you are required to establish a contract with an appropriate company at your own expense.