University at Albany

Welcome to the Campus Center

The Campus Center is located on the Academic Podium between the Education and Physics building. We offer:

  • Meeting space/venues
  • Multiple dining options
  • Banking/ATM services
  • Wireless internet
  • Lounge areas
  • Student group offices
  • Home to the University Bookstore
  • Meditation Room
  • Multi-use Auditorium (to open soon)
  • Identification Card Office
  • Student Accounts Office
  • Student Involvement & Leadership office
  • Registrar’s Office
  • Community Standards
  • Neighborhood Life
  • Intercultural Student Engagement

University departments and registered student organizations are be able to begin reserving Campus Center space on a rolling 6 month basis on Virtual EMS. For example, if an organization wanted to have an event on November 2, 2016 they would be able to reserve the space on EMS starting on May 2, 2016.

Organizations external to the university will be able to reserve space two weeks into the Fall/Spring semester or one week into the Summer/Winter sessions for the corresponding semester the organization is interested in.

Please note tabling will continue to be able to be reserved one month in advance.

If you would like to reserve space outside of the 6 month timeframe, you must contact Christine Cowieson, Assistant Director for Reservations, at

Campus Center Expansion Information

The West expansion of the Campus Center has added over 76,000 square feet of new state of the art meeting/lounge space, food service venues and student group resource space. We are happy to welcome back our Great Danes into this vibrant and dynamic new space!
Click here to view images of the new space!