Creating Community for Commuting Students

On-Campus Resources

Commuter Lounges

Students do not have to be commuters to use commuter lounges.

Price Center Commuter Lounge

Central location near Starbucks & Food Court

  • Lockers
  • Kitchen with hot waster dispensers
  • Microwaves
  • Sofas, tables, chairs
  • Power outlets
  • Phone charging station
  • Vending machines

Sixth College Commuter Lounge

Accessible to Sixth College students and others by request

  • Computers and study space
  • Armchairs, TV, and board games
  • Toaster, hot water kettle, microwave, and refrigerator
  • Lockers

Roosevelt Commuter Lounge

Close to Glider Port parking

  • Peaceful environment with study tables
  • Long comfy couches
  • Lockers
  • TV
  • genes neutral bathrooms
  • Refrigerator & Sink

Marshall Commuter Lounge

Below Fireside Lounge-North East of Geisel Library

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator/ freezer
  • Printer and study tables

Middle of Muir (M.O.M.)

Central location near Starbucks & Food Court

  • Microwave
  • Comfy couches
  • Microwaves
  • Snacks & drinks for purchase
  • Power outlets
  • Study tables

Revelle Commuter Lounge

Accessible to Sixth College students and others by request

  • Computers, printer and study space
  • Armchairs and couches
  • Refrigerator & microwave
  • Lockers

Warren Commuter Lounge

Central location near Starbucks & Food Court

  • Sink, hydration station & Coffeemaker
  • Chairs & tables
  • Power outlets

Resource Centers Lounges

Students do not need to identify with a particular group to use resource centers. These spaces are open and available to all members of the university community.

Black Student Resource Center (BRC)

  • 2nd floor Original Student Center
  • Microwave, refrigerator, sink
  • Small, private study room by reservation
  • Staff member to assist transfer students

Student Veterans Resource Center (SVRC)

  • 2nd floor Original Student Center
  • Microwave, sink, meditation/nap room
  • TV & pool table (free)
  • Lockers
  • Computers & printers—including industrial printer for high-volume projects

Women’s Center

  • 2nd floor of Original Student Center
  • Single person bathroom with shower, towels, & soap
  • Microwaves, refrigerator, kitchen sink
  • Coffee pot, tea kettle, utensils, dishes
  • Living room with couches
  • Library area
  • Lactation room (requires reservation)
  • Conference room (can be reserved)
  • Computers & study tables

LGBTQ

  • 2nd floor of Original Student Center
  • Library & study tables
  • Comfy couches
  • Conferences Rooms (can be reserved)
  • Microwaves, refrigerator, kitchen sink
  • Coffee pot, tea kettle, utensils, dishes
  • Often free tea/snacks

The Zone (Student Health & Well-Being)

  • Price Center Plaza (Next to Jamba Juice)
  • Free tea, mugs for use, nap kits
  • Hydration station
  • EcoSak bean bags for napping
  • Free wellness classes like yoga, fitness assessments, meditation, etc.
  • Chair massages & healthy cooking demos (check schedule)
  • Therapy Fluffies (check schedule)

*There is a microwave in Hi Thai Restaurant in Old Student Center*

*Fun Fact: There is a silent meditation lounge on the 3rd floor of PC near org reserved rooms and behind greek life offices*

 

Study Spots

Treehouse Lounge:

  • 2nd floor Old Student Center, above Campus Bike & Skate
  • Computers, printers
  • Couches, lounge chairs

 

Biomedical Library:

  • Large, 2 floors, across street from 201 bus stop
  • Mac and PC computers, printers
  • Couches, lounge chairs, private study rooms
  • Very quiet 

Former IR/PS Library

    • Along ridgewalk, across from Super Computer, lower level of International building (look for sliding glass doors)
    • Outlets, private desks, lounge chairs
    • Quiet

JK Wood

  • Warren, next to Earl’s Market

 

Sungod Lounge

  • 2nd floor PC, connected to Shogun
  • Computers, printers, conference rooms (reservable)
  • Couches, lounge chairs
  • Soda vending machine

 

Saving Money on Campus 

The General Store (G-Store)

  • Co-op store at Original Student Center
  • Cheap school supplies, snacks, video games, records, coffee
  • Resale books and i-clickers

Food Co-Op Wednesday Buffet

  • Every Wednesday Hare Krishna offers vegetarian buffet $5/plate; $8/all-you-can-eat plus fill your own to-go container.

Taco Villa (new)

  • Next to Campus Bike & Skate Shop
  • Reasonably priced
  • Very popular

 HDH Community Dining Card

  • Sign up to get 20% discount at markets & restaurants managed by Housing and Dining

UCSD Box Office

  • Student discounts on movie tickets, theme parks, concerts, and more.

Spirit Fridays

  • Get 10% your entire purchase when you wear USCD & Triton gear at the Bookstore, Perks Coffee Shop & Sunshine Market.

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