Welcome to the
Oklahoma City Community College
Science Center Lab

Located in Area 1C2 of the Main Building near the entrance from parking lot A, the Science Center is an interdisciplinary area designed to accommodate the independent study needs of students in the Biological sciences and Physical sciences including Chemistry and Physics.



Biological Sciences:  (405) 682-1611, Ext. 7269
Physical Sciences:     (405) 682-1611, Ext. 7711


Hours for Fall and Spring Semesters

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Friday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Hours for Summer Semester

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Intersession Hours * (starting 8/2/04)

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

* These hours are subject to change, particularly around holidays. To confirm hours, call in advance.


Students may view selected lecture and pre-lab videotapes, complete lab activities, work ahead, review, take lab tests and retests, catch up or complete special projects which are approved as a part of particular science courses offered on an IP or multiple paced basis. Access to computers for assigned lab activities and the Internet is available on a scheduled, space-available basis. Computers for assigned lab activities have priority over other computer use. Tutorial services are also available from assigned tutors who are scheduled to provide tutoring for specified courses.


To use the Science Center, a person must have a student identification card, must be currently enrolled in a class, must have successfully completed a lab safety exam which includes bloodborne pathogens, and must schedule specific lab activities a day or more in advance. Scheduling must be done in person and must be approved by a laboratory assistant or faculty member. No scheduling of appointments is done over the telephone.


Individuals using Science Center facilities and resources must follow the Oklahoma City Community College laboratory safety policies and procedures including procedures contained in the Bloodborne Pathogen Student Exposure Plan and the Student Conduct Code. Accommodations for students with disabilities are available.