Lab Kits

Lab Kits for Instructional Labs           

Greetings Students!


The following labs have kits for Summer 2024 : 120, 210, and 385.


It’s important you read the following FAQ closely and get your order placed so you are ready to start labs. Kits are not automatically

reserved based on rosters, you must place your order online to pickup your kit.


Important Announcements:

  • Kit's are now available for sale and shipment on the online store for those that missed the in-person order and pickup windows. Please note that if you need wire kits, breadboards, or an ADALM 2000, those need to be added to your cart in addition to the class parts kit.
  • ECE 210 : Students are required to purchase an ADALM 2000 for summer session. These can be purchased in the ECE Supply Center in-person or ordered from distributors
  • ECE 385: Students are required to purchase an Urbana Board for summer session. These can be ordered from the distributor.
  • In person pickup at the ECEB Kit Distribution Line is required for all in-person students. Shipping is available for summer sessions only. 
  • Orders placed before 5PM central time will be available for pickup on the next business day. You will not receive a separate notification to pick up your kit. 
  • Any kits not picked up during the pickup window will have to be purchased. If you are not on campus limited shipments are available for $20 domestic and $120 international.
  • Please keep your previously ordered lab kits! Breadboards, and wire kits will be reused in your subsequent labs so have them with you where you will be doing your coursework, be it home or campus.  We will check orders against registration records and only provide these components to students who do not already have them.

Important Dates:

Kit Order and Pickup: 

Order Window: Monday  4/22 @ 9 AM - Thur 5/2 @ 5PM.

In Person Pickup Window: Wed 5/1 - Friday 5/3 at Room ECEB 1024 in the Facilities Corridor on the 1st Floor  - 10AM- 2PM

Last day to report missing parts : Wed 5/8 (In Person Only - We will not ship missing components)

Any kits not ordered and picked up during these windows will need to purchased. There will be no extensions or make up days for summer session. 


Quick Links:

Online Store:  Please read FAQ below before ordering. Mistakes will cause delays in receiving your kit!

Local Pickup hours: 10AM- 2PM

Local Pickup Location:  ECEB 1024 in the Facilities Corridor on the 1st Floor

Kit Contents: Please check your kit contents immediately upon receipt and report any missing parts. We will not be able to mail replacement parts quickly and replacements will require instructor approval after the first week of kit receipt.  

If you have any questions please email for support.


Good luck this semester!


Kit Ordering FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions


  • How do I order my kit?
    • You will only be allowed to purchase kits for courses you are currently registered for.
    • Do not re-order if you already have a kit for your class from a previous semester. Only 1 kit per student.
    • On-line order instructions:
      1. Find your kit at the link above and “Add to cart”. Please place a separate order for each class.
      2. Shipping Options: "Pickup item(s)" is selected by default and is required for all in-person students. 
      3. If you will not be on campus this semester please select appropriate shipping option for continental US ($20) or international ($120)
      4. Confirm only a single kit is selected and “Proceed to Checkout”.
      5. Fill out Name / Address / Email / Phone Number for your billing address. (Destination’s local phone number is important for international shipments).
      6. If shipping was required please enter your shipping address. If your shipping address is the same as your billing address, please uncheck "Shipping Address different from Mailing Address” (Please double check your entries. We will not be able to correct/replace shipments due to incorrect info.)
      7. When finished, select “Complete Transaction”.  If shipment was required, please select "Continue to Payment Options" You will receive a confirmation screen as well as an email.


  • How much do the kits cost?
    • They are free of charge to students registered for the class.
    • If you do not pick up your kit in the designated pickup window you will be charged for the kit. 
    • If you drop the course and do not plan to retake in a future semester, you will be charged for the kit unless it is returned.
    • Students are responsible for the cost of return shipment if off campus.


  • Can I pick my kit up at ECEB?
    • Yes! This is the preferred option. Pickup is available in ECEB 1024 in the Facilities Corridor on the 1st Floor according to the dates above in "Important Dates"
    • Pick Up Instructions:
      1. Place your order on-line and select “Pickup item(s)”.  You will not be able to pick up a kit without an order.
      2. Orders placed before 5PM central time will be available for pickup on the next business day.
      3. Pickup location is on the north west side of ECEB @ 306 N Wright Street. 
      4. Please have your ICard ready so the attendant can confirm which kit you’re to receive.


  • Are you shipping kits to students that are not on campus?
    • Yes! We will be shipping kits via UPS to both domestic addresses for $20 and international addresses for $120.
    • Please note that on campus students are required to pick up in person. We will not automatically ship to Champaign-Urbana addresses.


  • Is tracking available?
    • Only if there are issues with delivery. We are unable to provide tracking on all orders due to the order volume.
    • Please allow at least 10 days before inquiring about tracking at


  • Why is my kit missing a wire kit / breadboard / ADALM2000?
    • Orders are checked against the labs you took in previous semesters and we are sending you only the new items needed for your registered labs.


  • What do I do if I’m missing parts or have a damaged shipment?
    • Whoops! We made a lot of kits and did quality checks but mistakes and damage can still happen! Email and let us know what you are missing. Pictures help!
    • Full part lists are in the "Quick Links" section above. Students are responsible for confirming all parts are present in the first week after receiving their kits.
    • We will not be able to issue replacements without instructor approval after this initial confirmation period.