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Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016

Adele H. Stamp Student Union - Center for Campus Life


The Adele H. Stamp Student Union - Center for Campus Life is the University's "community center". More than 25,000 students, faculty, staff members, and campus guests visit the Stamp daily to take advantage of its services, programs, and facilities.  Our mission is to create and sustain a student-centered environment that promotes academic success and personal development; serves as a safe and inviting campus center; and is characterized by a strong commitment to multiculturalism, excellence, and a positive work environment.

The Stamp offers lounge space, a variety of information services, recreation and leisure activities, student-sponsored programs, visual arts, retail outlets, and more than 40,000 square feet of reservable space.

Information Services

  • Information Center located on the first floor, 301-314-DESK
  • Bulletin boards located throughout the building
  • Display showcases located throughout the building

Recreation and Leisure

  • Terp Zone, including full-service bowling lanes, "Cosmic Bowling", billiard tables, video games, and three big-screen TVs, 301-314-BOWL

Student-Sponsored Programs

  • Student Entertainment Events (SEE), a student-directed program board whose committees plan games, tournaments, concerts, lectures, outdoor recreation trips, 301-314-8359    
  • Graduate Student Government, 301-314-8630

Art and Learning Center, 301-314-ARTS

  • Art and Learning Center, a visual arts work and teaching center, offering mini-courses and arts services
  • Stamp Gallery, located on the first floor

Food and Retail Outlets

  • Capital One Bank, 301-864-8722
  • University Book Center (basement level), 301-314-BOOK
  • Food Services: Maryland Food Co-op (301-314-8089), Saladworks (301-314-0947), Taco Bell (301-314-6569), McDonald's (301-314-1489), Adele's Restaurant (301-314-8022), Coffee Bar (301-314-CAFE), Panda Express (301-314-6111), Sbarros (301-314-4105), Sushi by Panda (301-314-6111), Chick-Fil-A (301-314-6568), Subway (301-266-7827), Moby Dick (301-405-6531), Auntie Anne's (301-314-6569), Maryland Dairy (301-405-1415)
  • Terrapin Shipping and Mailing, a full-service postal and packaging facility, 301-314-9982
  • Ticket Office, offering campus performance tickets, 301-314-TKTS
  • Union Shop 301-314-7467, featuring snacks, sodas, newspapers, and magazines
  • Terrapin Technology Store, offering discounted computers, software, iPods and iPads, 301-314-7000

Reservable Space

The Stamp offers meeting rooms that accommodate groups from 8 to 1,000 people. For reservations, or catering information, contact the Event and Guest Services Office, 301-314-8488.

Adele H. Stamp Student Union - Center for Campus Life Hours

The Stamp is open Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to midnight; Friday, 7 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1:30 a.m., and Sunday, 11 a.m. to midnight during the academic year with modified hours during the summer and university breaks.

See other Adele H. Stamp Student Union - Center for Campus Life hours, offices, and services elsewhere in Chapter 3.

Community Service-Learning Office
Activities and Engagement
Multicultural Involvement and Community Advocacy
Religious Programs

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