Visual Arts Lab

The Visual Arts Lab caters to the needs of students, faculty and staff. We provide wide format printing and mounting services.

  • Wide format printing
  • Window mat cutting
  • Mounting to Foam Core
  • Color and B&W Xerox printing
  • Laminating
  • Faxing

Location & Service Information

  • Fulton Library, FL 209
  • 801 863 6853
  • Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday
  • For students, faculty and staff

Placing an Order

Department orders may be submitted via emailed to: or dropped off in person at the lab. Please include:

  • your contact information
  • the size & quantity of your request
  • the banner index number for invoicing
  • your file in either a PDF or JPEG format at the size you wish it to be printed

To avoid large email attachments use your UVU box account, or similar service and generate a downloadable web link that can then be inserted into an email.

Personal projects require payment at the time the order is placed.

Wide format printer

Wide Format Printing

Printing on the Canon Pro-4000 printer is perfect for banners, conference posters, and photo assignments. The lab offers both photo satin and banner vinyl media. 24”, 36” and 42” rolls are available.

Window Cutting in Mats

Custom window mats for artwork and photography are created using the Valiani Mat Pro-cmc. Lab staff will assist in creating mats to your exact specifications. Download our mat cutting worksheet and fill in the dimensions you require to save time while at the lab. [Download PDF Worksheet]

Valiani mat board cutter
Vacuseal mounting machine


Mounting artwork and posters to foam core using the VacuSeal gives your project a rigid support. Conference posters, hallway signs and photos are just some of the uses.

Mat, Illustration and Foam Board Trimming

The Excalibur 3000 is perfect for cutting mat and illustration boards as well as foam board and cardboard.

Excalibur mat board cutter
Xerox Phaser laser printer

Color and B&W Xerox Printing

Color and B&W Xerox printing can also be completed at the lab. Tabloid Extra size printing allows a full bleed trim to 11x17. Panaramic Xerox printing of 12”x40” can also be completed.


Soft Laminating services are also available in the lab.

Soft laminating machine
Fax machine


Printing Services also provides in the lab a “self serve” fax machine that is free to use for the UVU community. (we do ask that use of the free fax services is for personal/department “non-commercial” use)