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The Lounge

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The Lounge is located in the lower level of the Holmes Student Center, Room 023J, across from the computer lab. As "your home away from home," the Lounge is a great place to study, eat a meal and meet other students.

Hours

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Features

  • Couches, tables and chairs
  • Computer lab
  • Mini-kitchen with full-sized refrigerator
  • 40-inch TV

Other Campus Lounge Areas

Holmes Student Center

The Gallery Lounge on the second floor is a large, quiet space with couches and tables that seat six students.

The Food Court is located on the ground level with plenty of seating. It's a convenient location for group work and for students to take a break between classes. Food offerings include the BlackHawk Food Court, Coffee Corner, Huskie Hub and Subway.

The College Grind includes a relaxing environment for anyone to stop by and enjoy. It includes a computer lab, coffee counter and a lounge. The College Grind is the perfect place to ease your day.

The Huskies Den is located in the basement of the Holmes Student Center. Easiest access to the Den is from the HSC entrance on Lucinda, with stairs to the Den immediately on your right. The Den is a recreational environment with pool tables, bowling lanes, arcade games, darts and more. This is a great place to meet with your friends for some fun!

The Library

Founders Library is located between Swen Parson Hall, Holmes Student Center and the parking garage. It's a quiet study environment for individual and group work. Chairs and couches are located in the main entry where group work can occur.

Neptune Central

The Neptune Central Lounge is located on the ground floor of Neptune Central just across from The Trident. The lounge area includes a fireplace, couches and group tables seating two to six students. This is a quieter environment used for studying, napping and relaxing.

DuSable Hall

The DuSable DugOut offers vending machines, lunch items and tables seating four students.

Barsema Hall

The Three Sons Cafe is located on the first floor of Barsema Hall and serves Starbucks coffee, sandwiches, muffins, drinks and more. Vending machines (one with ice cream) are also available. Tables seat two to seven students

MPTSS Lounge and Support Services

HSC 23K
Phone: 815-753-9999
Email: ocntss@niu.edu
Fax Number: 815-752-9999

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Military Student Benefits Counseling

Campus Life Building 240
Phone: 815-753-0691
Email: mss@niu.edu
Fax Number: 815-753-0943

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