Updated: October 05, 2020 at 12:32PM

Student Gatherings & Spaces

A number of venues will have designated hours for quiet study and informal gathering:


Outdoor Spaces

WiFi signal strength is not guaranteed.

Outdoor Spaces Map

Tent Locations

  • Bond Hall Quad Tent  map
  • DeBartolo Quad Tent (Heated)  map
  • East Quad Tent (Heated)  map
  • North Quad Tent (Heated)  map
  • South Quad Tent (Heated)  map
  • West Quad Tent (Heated) map

Other locations

  • Bond Hall Hemicycle  map
  • Coleman Morse Patio  map
  • Decio Patio  map
  • Duncan Student Center Patio  map
  • Eck Visitors Center  map
  • Fieldhouse Mall Half Moon  map
  • Geddes Terrace  map
  • Hammes Bookstore Patio  map
  • Hesburgh International Center  map
  • Hesburgh Library - North Entrance Plaza  map
  • Hesburgh Library Patio  map
  • Irish Green  map
  • Library Lawn (Heated)  map
  • Mendoza College of Business Courtyard  map
  • Nanovic Hall Entrance Plaza  map
  • Pizza Pi  map
  • Stadium Concourse - Gate E  map
  • South Lawn (Heated) map
  • Stayer Center Patios  map

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Indoor Spaces

Locations include strong WiFi and restrooms.

South Dining Hall

Indoor Dining or Study (masks must be worn)

  • West Wing (420 person capacity)
  • East Wing (150 person capacity)

Mon - Th 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Fri 7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat and Sun 8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

North Dining Hall

Indoor Dining or Study (masks must be worn)

  • Main Dining Areas (398 person capacity)

Mon - Th 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Fri 7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat and Sun 8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

  • Southern Area (70 person capacity)

Open 24/7

Duncan Student Center

Mon - Fri 5:45 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Sat and Sun 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.

*Closed on home football Saturdays

Rasmus Family Club (8th floor)

Informal Gathering & Study
Mon - Fri 8:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

LaFortune Student Center

Mon - Fri 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Sat and Sun 8:00 a.m. -12:00 a.m.

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Event Spaces for Student Group Reservations

The University encourages students to think creatively about where to hold gatherings and consider utilizing what may be atypical spaces. The listed locations are not the only venues available for student groups to reserve.

Contact University Events at venueND@nd.edu or 574-631-1400 to reserve:

  • Wind Family Fireside Terrace at the Morris Inn
  • Notre Dame Stadium bowl seating and field
  • Purcell Pavilion
  • Irish Green
  • Legends club

Contact Student Activities Office at 574-631-7308 or use SAO360 to reserve:

  • South Quad Tent (Heated) - Available: Mon - Th: 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.; Fri - Sun: 7:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
  • North Quad Tent (Heated) - Available: Mon - Th: 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.; Fri - Sun: 7:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
  • DeBartolo Quad Tent (Heated) - Available: Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 12:00 a.m.; Sat and Sun 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. 
  • Library LawnThe Stage and The Green are reservable. Student groups can request use of the space through SAO360.
  • South LawnThe Venue and The Tent are reservable. Student groups can request use of the space through SAO360.

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