Graduate Student Lounges

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Graduate Student Center and Lounge will not be open as usual during the fall 2020 semester. We plan to be open when classes are in session on a reservation system. Please check this page after Aug. 24 to reserve a time at one of our spaces.

The Office of Graduate Student Affairs manages two dedicated spaces on campus for graduate students to study and socialize. We invite you to drop by as often as you'd like.

Graduate Student Center

four women pose against wall in graduate student centerThe Graduate Student Center, on the main floor of Kutz Hall, is a place to relax, socialize with friends, study, attend programs and enjoy complimentary snacks and beverages. The center is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. (8 p.m. on Fridays) and is available for private group reservations outside of normal operating hours (email

The center houses:

Gerstenzang Graduate Student Study Lounge

The Gerstenzang Graduate Student Study Lounge, on the main floor of the Gerstenzang Science Library, is a quiet place to work and study. It features: