Rate Information

All rates are subject to periodic review and change.

Internal User Rates


Training Fee
(9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.)
Unassisted Use
(9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.)
Assisted Use
Off Peak
(6:00 pm-9:00 a.m. + weekends)
Unassisted Use
Nikon A1R Confocal $25/hr $15/hr $25/hr $5/hr
Leica SP8 Confocal $25/hr $15/hr $25/hr $5/hr
Andor Spinning Disk, TIRF, and STORM
$25/hr $15/hr $25/hr $5/hr
Andor Widefield $25/hr $8/hr $25/hr $5/hr
Zeiss Axiovert 200M $15/hr $5/hr $15/hr $1/hr
Zeiss LSM 510 MP $25/hr $15/hr $25/hr $15/hr


Note:  Internal User is defined as a user of the Confocal Microscopy Facility’s services acting in an official capacity on behalf of the University of Connecticut.


External User Rates

If you are not affiliated with the University of Connecticut, you can still use our microscopes.  Please contact us for rates and information.