The Student Center and Student Center Commons
The Fred B. Wenn Student Center and Stamps Student Center Commons create a comprehensive center to meet the needs of the Georgia Tech community. Open twenty-four hours a day, the Student Center provides the campus community with entertainment and performance space, gathering/study lounges, offices and storage for organizations, SGA offices, the WREK Radio station, conference rooms, food service options, and diverse retail operations. More than 7,000 events are hosted annually in the Student Center complex, making it a vibrant hub for campus life. Services and facilities available in the Student Center include:
The Student Center Program Council (SCPC) sponsors more than 300 programs each year for the enjoyment of the campus community. If you are interested in working with other students to plan and produce events, you can visit the Student Center Programs office or www.scpc.gatech.edu.
Georgia Tech Dining provides retail, resident, and catering dining options at more than twenty campus locations
Barnes & Noble @ Georgia Tech, located in Technology Square, provides students with textbooks, school supplies, computers, software, and equipment for each semester’s work. The bookstore’s computer hardware and peripherals meet the requirements of the mandatory Student Computer Ownership Program. The bookstore orders equipment, such as drawing instruments and calculators, to meet faculty-approved standards and recommends that students wait until arriving on campus to make such purchases. The bookstore also features a full-service Starbucks Coffee café; Georgia Tech gifts and apparel; stationery and snack food; residence hall supplies; 80,000 book titles, including technical reference books, study guides, paperbacks, and general books; and world news and periodicals. The Technology Store within Barnes & Noble carries Apple, Dell, and Lenovo computers, as well as iPods, iPads, software, and a huge selection of technology accessories. Additionally, the Technology Store houses a repair service that accepts all warranties for all computer brands. New, used, and digital textbooks are available at the beginning of each semester. Textbook reservations are available through OSCAR (https://oscar.gatech.edu).
Burdell’s is the Student Center branch of Georgia Tech’s bookstore, offering snack food, convenience items, Tech merchandise, and office supplies.