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To Access Core Imaging Facility and Equipment

The Core Imaging Facility is located on the 6th floor of Howard Hall, occupying rooms 690, 692, 694 and 696.  The normal opening hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  It is always a good idea to schedule an appointment or call ahead of time to inform CIF staff of your approximate arrival time.

Off-hour access to the facility is possible but needs to be pre-arranged with CIF Director of CIF staff.


CIF Sign

To find CIF on the University of Maryland Baltimore campus

Although CIF is located in Howard Hall, the best way to reach us is to go through Bresseler Research Building (BRB) or Health Sciences Facility I (HSFI). 

  • From Bressler Research Building

Take the BRB elevator  to the 6th floor, walk to the left and take the narrow corridor on your left.  This will lead you to  Howard Hall.  Follow the hallway along the animal facility.  The CIF entrance is on the right side atthe end of the hallway.

  •  From Health Sciences Facility I

Take the HSFI elevator to the 6th floor, walk to the left and follow the walkway until you reach a bend connecting HSFI and Howard Hall.  Walk through the opening.  Walk to the left, CIF is located on the left side of the hallway before the stairwell. 

CIF entrance

For outside users without a University ID

Follow  directions  to UMB campus in downtown Baltimore.  Bressler Research Building  and Health Sciences Facility 1 entrances are both located on the southside of  West Baltimore street.  Please stop by the security desk either at the Health Science Facility I or Bressler Research Building, call CIF at (410)706-7992.  A staff member will come down to lead you to the facility.



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