Designate -
Naming Opportunities

Click HERE for a brochure featuring the floor plans for these naming opportunities.

For more specific information about naming opportunities, contact:
Engineering Development at 713.348.2229 or


Computational Area  - $300,000
Expands a highly utilized space from 16 computer work stations to more than 24 stations.
Lecture Hall  - $250,000 NAMED
Equipped with a projector and white board, 24 moveable tables and seating for 48-60 students. Utilized for freshman and senior design courses.
Machine Shop  - $250,000 NAMED
Equipped with 5 lathes, 3 drill presses, 2 vertical mills, a band saw, grinders, buffers and compressed air and specialty tools.
Office Suite (4)  - $150,000 or $50,000 per office
A suite consisting of four offices housing the OEDK director, associate director, design technician and administrative coordinator.
Chemical Wet Lab  - $150,000
Work tables with microscopes, chemical storage, chemical-proof sink, chemical hood, assorted lab and glassware, and wet-lab-specific safety gear.
Expanded Rapid Prototyping Area  - NAMED
For rapid prototyping tasks such as laser cutters, 3D printers and a foam cutter.


Team Prototyping Area/Stairwell  - $750,000
Expands the current prototyping space by adding more than 24 work tables and additional equipment and resources. Connects to the upper level with a large open stairwell.
Electronics Prototyping Lab  - $250,000
Quadruples the size of the current electronics space. Outfitted with electronics equipment, and includes a large closet for additional storage of valuable equipment.
Conference Room  - $125,000 NAMED
Seats 16–18 people. Equipped with the latest presentation technologies.
Internet Lounge  - $75,000 NAMED
Features internet terminals stocked with the latest engineering software for any engineering student to access during times when the computer lab is in session.
Coffee Bar  - $50,000 NAMED
A vibrant, centrally located space that features a coffee bar
to keep students energized and focused.
Offices (2)  - $50,000 each
New staff or faculty offices to house the growing OEDK team.

Contact us

Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen
Rice University

6100 Main Street MS 390 | Houston, Texas | 77005

Phone: 713.348.OEDK


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