Social Hangouts

Campus Life - Social Hangouts

Farinon College Center

The 68,000-square-foot Farinon College Center houses a student restaurant, food court, convenience store, post office, movie theater, and College Store. Many student organizations, meetings, events, and College offices are housed there, including the Landis Community Outreach Center and The Lafayette newspaper.

Gilbert’s

A favorite spot for studying and socializing, Gilbert’s pours Seattle’s Best coffee and specialty espresso drinks and offers a full menu all day and late into the night. Gilbert’s also hosts small bands, acoustic acts, and poetry slams.

The Spot

The Spot hosts dance parties, concerts, formals, sports parties, and more. Located in a beautiful building on North Third St., at the base of College Hill, this space is outfitted with a DJ booth, professional sound and lighting systems, and bar area with a big-screen TV. The kitchen serves food, and three game rooms encourage student interaction in a positive, safe environment.

RSS Student Blogs

  • Saint-Louis: Spring Break March 4, 2015
    After our adventure/misadventure in the Gambian boarder, A friend of mine and I thought we could get some real rest inside of Senegal for spring break. We decided to go to the north of Senegal for the rest of the week in Saint-Louis. We left on Wednesday.   Here we are at this calm, beautiful and […]
    Rebeka Ramangamihanta
  • I’m a Man of Wealth and Taste: McKelvy House March 4, 2015
    So, I have had the pleasure to live in a big mansion while at Lafayette College. Fully stocked kitchen, gorgeous foyer, fancy staircase, and large rooms…oh indeed, I am living the high life, and that’s not even mentioning the gardens (with a working fountain). Now, you’re probably thinking that I’m a totally pretentious snob, and […]
    Robert Sanchez
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