For UW researchers

Whether licensing to industry, spinning out a startup or licensing direct to the user, UW researchers can tap into these CoMotion resources and services below. If this is your first time working with us, please fill out the Request a Consultation form so we can connect you with the correct Innovation Manager. Submit a Record of Innovation (ROI) form to disclose innovations to UW CoMotion.

UW Policy: Rules & Guidelines

Makerspace resources on campus – open to UW students, faculty and staff

UW offers a number of different makerspaces with tools and resources for students and faculty to build and prototype their next great idea. Make the most of a social, multidisciplinary, and collaborative environment that connects users with UW’s creative community. They include The Mill in McCarty Residence Hall, Area 01 in Maple Hall, The 8 in McMahon Hall, a nearly 30,000-square foot multi-use community center that includes a wood shop, machine shop, and student workspace, The Collaboratory, located at UW Bothell, on the first floor of Discovery Hall.

Learn more about them on the Innovation Imperative website.