Campus Center Connections

A “one-stop-shop” for student organizations and guests to plan and facilitate Campus Center events. Students, faculty, staff and guests to the University are also able to utilize Campus Center Connections as a resource for general University-wide information when visiting campus as well as lost and found.

Come visit us at the Information desk located conveniently on the first floor of the main entrance from the Small fountain and in the West Expansion adjacent to Starbuck and Student Association.

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 12:00am
Saturday: 9:00am – 12:00am
Sunday: 10:00am – 10:00pm

If you are interested in applying, please contact Karla Jaime-Benitez at kjaime-benitez@albany.edu

Lost and Found:

Found items that are turned into the Campus Center are logged and stored for the hopeful return to their rightful owner. If the item is of a higher value (i.e. phones and wallets) they are turned into the University Police Department. ID Cards are brought to the ID Card Services office located on the ground floor of the Campus Center. On-campus housing keys are returned to the central office of Residential Life on State Quad.

While we will do everything in our power to assist you, we will not track your lost item. We are not able to take your contact information, therefore, please feel free to check in with us as often as you feel needed.

Late Night:

Please see our Late Night Catalog.

Billiards:

There are two pool tables located on the first floor of the Campus Center. Pool sticks and balls can be signed out at the information desk with a student ID. Pool sticks are replaced at the beginning of each semester.

Ping Pong:

There are two ping pong tables located in the West Lounge on the first floor of the Campus Center. Paddles can be signed out at the information desk with a student ID. Balls can be purchased for $0.25 at the machine near the tables. Paddles are replaced at the beginning of each semester.

Board Games:

Board games are located on the book shelf in the Transfer/Commuter Lounge. These games are available for your use any time the Campus Center is open. Please keep the games in the Campus Center and be courteous to your fellow students by ensuring the games remain in good condition.

The available games are: Phase 10 Chess/Checkers/Chinese Checkers Playing Cards (2) Pictionary UNO Sorry! Jenga (2) Apples to Apples Bananagrams Twister Taboo Clue Monopoly Scattergories The Game of Life Connect 4 Battleship Battle of the Sexes Dominoes Guess Who If you would like to donate, please drop of your gently used board games to the main office in CC 137.

Video Games:

Xbox 360 Elite, PlayStation 3, and Nintendo Wii gaming systems are available. These games are available for your use any time the Campus Center is open. You may bring your own games or use one of ours. Xbox 360 Elite PlayStation 3 Madden '08 (2) Rockband 2 (Mic Only) Need for Speed Sports Champions Kinect Sports Madden ‘07 Fable III NBA 2K12 Kinect Adventures (2) College Hoops 2K7 Wii Call Of Duty 3 Super Smash Bros. Brawl Michael Jackson: Experience ABC Wipeout Super Mario Bros. Wii DJ Hero

Cost for Damaged Equipment:

When equipment is returned damaged, the borrower assumes liability. The cost associated with each piece of equipment is listed below: Pool Sticks: $12.00 Ping Pong Paddle: $12.00 Pool Ball Caddy: $5.00 The condition of the equipment is up to you!

Connection Card:

If you are a frequent user of our gaming equipment, get a connection card! With ten card punches, you will receive a prize (limit to 3 per semester). Available and redeemable at the front desk.

Phone Chargers

iPhone and Android chargers can be signed out for a maximum time of 24 hours at the information desk with a student ID. If the charger is lost or damaged, the student will be charged $20.00.

Give a Book, Take a Book Library:

In the Transfer/Commuter Lounge, you will find a Give a Book, Take a Book Library. Feel free to donate any gently used books for others to enjoy.

Co-sponsorships offer access to Campus Center Lounge space, free use of the popcorn machine, and cross promotion with Campus Center Connections. If you are interested in co-sponsoring an event, please email campuscetercommunications@albany.edu.