Chemistry Facilities

The Schrock Science Annex, added to a renovated Science Center, expanded the chemistry floor to include larger laboratory facilities utilizing the latest in safety equipment. All chemistry laboratories are fully handicap-accessible.

Teaching facilities

Within the chemistry department there are four different types of laboratories/teaching facilities. Those include lab rooms for general chemistry, organic chemistry, advanced chemistry, and research.

Reading room

The chemistry reading room contains a collection chemistry-related literature and resources. With many available resources,the reading room serves as a study and research area for students, as well as a location for impromptu tutoring sessions.


A wide variety of state-of-the-art instruments are regulary used in the chemistry laboratories. Physical Chemistry students have access to the Turner Laboratory and some of the most sensitive single crystal and powder X-ray diffractometers available.

Stockroom and support facilities

In addition to the main laboratories, the department also includes an analytical balance lab, an equipment repair shop, stockroom, Chemical Hygiene Office, faculty offices, and an office for Teaching Assistants.