Tours and Tests


Tour Information

Red and yellow tags certify students to work in the M.E. Department machine shops. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do tours take place?

All tours are given at the Hangar (Bldg. 004).

When are tours offered?

Tours are offered from Week 2 to Week 8. No tours are offered after Week 8.

Tours begin at 10 minutes past the hour. You will be turned away if you are late.

What should I wear to the tour?

You must wear pants and closed-toed shoes. You will be turned away without them.

You must not wear clothing or jewlery that dangles. (No necklaces, lanyards, or hoodies with strings).

You must tie back long hair.

What should I bring to the tour?

Bring a pencil, hair scrunchie (if needed), and Z87+ safety glasses (if you have them).

Can I get a yellow tag without a red tag?

No. The red tag introduces fundemental safety information and is required to get a yellow tag.

Class Tours

Professors should contact Eric Pulse ( to make arrangements for class tours.