Commuter students at RWU are encouraged to take advantage of all that the University has to offer -- from our 8000 + sq-foot Rec Center and our waterfront kayaks and sailing lessons to our dining facilities and lounges across campus as well as library facilities in Bristol and Providence.
North Campus Residence Hall is home to the C Store -- a convenience store with grab and go food options as well as coffee. North Campus Res also includes outdoor cafe tables, an indoor games area with foosball and ping pong tables and a two-story student lounge complete with sweeping views of campus and a fireplace.
The Dining Commons on campus includes the Upper Commons with an all-you-care-to-eat dining hall and the Lower Commons with grab and go options from pizza and sushi to burgers and ice cream. Tables are avilable inside and outside the Lower Commons for lunch, studying or catching up with friends.
The Hawks Nest is located in the Rec Center and offers grab and go options as well as a late night menu. Flat screen TVs play whatever you choose, including video games. Pool and foosball tables are available for time between classes and cafe tables offer a great place to study while the couches are perfect for kicking back.
Global Heritage Hall is home to a variety of classrooms, but also houses a full service Starbucks complete with sandwiches and other grab and go options. Cafe tables on the ground floor, flat screens TVs, comfortable couches and chairs with desk attachments offer many study area options.
The University Library is home to the Learning Commons as well as many computers for student use. The Mary Tefft White Center is filled with couches and tables for personal or group study, and study areas on each floor provide quiet space for school work.
The Intercultural Center is located in the heart of campus and is a home away from home for many of our students. Complete with a lounge and communal kitchen, the Intercultural Center is a great place for meeting new friends, learning more about how to get involved and spend some down time.