Location and Hours

Sample Delivery

It is preferred that samples be submitted by 3 p.m. to assure same day set-up. Samples submitted after 3:00 p.m. are subject to a $25 late sample submittal fee, per sample.  If samples will be delivered after 3:00 p.m. please call the Laboratory Services Coordinator at (210) 302-3649 or saralab@sara-tx.org to notify the Laboratory of the expected arrival time.

Lab Hours of Operation

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday thru Friday
Closed from 12 noon to 1 p.m.

Weekend and Holidays

The laboratory is closed on weekends and holidays.

Holiday Closing Schedule

The SARA Environmental Science Department Laboratory will be closed on the following dates:

 2018-2019 Holiday Schedule
Independence Day Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Labor Day Monday, September 4, 2018
Thanksgiving Day Friday, November 22, 2018
Thanksgiving Friday Monday, December 23, 2018
Christmas Eve Day Monday, December 24, 2018
Christmas Day Tuesday, December 25, 2018
New Year’s Day Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 21, 2019
President’s Day Monday, February 18, 2019
San Jacinto Day Friday, April 26, 2019
Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2019


(Sample Delivery Entrance is located on Atlanta Street)

Parking is available along Atlanta Street

If parking is not available on Atlanta Street; visitor parking is available in the building main parking area. You can then walk around the building to the laboratory entrance.

Parking Lot

Sample Delivery Entrance

Located on the Northeast Side of the building (Atlanta Street)

Delivery Entrance 1 Delivery Entrance 2