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Science + Tea at the NITMB

Cookies, Cuppa, and Chalk

Join us for Science + Tea at the NITMB! Science + Tea is a weekly social event encouraging researchers in mathematics and biology to meet, network, and socialize.

Science + Tea at the NITMB takes place every Friday (excluding University holidays) from 3pm - 5pm. For more information and the upcoming schedule of Science + Tea events, visit

If you’re planning on attending and do not yet have a badge - email for access and we’ll add you to the building visitor system.

Directions on how to get to NITMB @Hancock at


Open Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

Closed weekends and on university holidays.

ACCESS POLICY Any person without a badge access to Hancock must register with NITMB staff in advance of their visit. We are not able to let non-registered visitors and NITMB members and their guests without badges through security until our team confirms your information and enters it into the visitor system. To register: email your name, email address, and reason for visiting to at least 24 hours in advance.



Please complete and return the 875 North Michigan Avenue Badge Request Form, (that can be obtained by emailing and provide a color high-resolution photo as soon as possible.

·         875 North Michigan Avenue Badge Request Form: the building management requires a wet signature. They require your full legal name on the form. Company: NITMB (National Institute for Theory and Mathematics in Biology,) Suite: #4010. Once completed, either photograph or scan the form to an electronic copy.

·         Email to the, a) Badge Form, and b) a color .jpeg of recent headshot.

·         Badges are available for pick up usually 3 business days after submission. We will let you know when your badge is ready, please do not go to the 16th floor without first checking with us that your badge is ready. You may pick it up on the 16th floor of the Hancock only between 2:00-2:30pm each day. Security on the first floor will let you through to 16th floor. They require to check either your state or federal ID, or your passport.



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