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

  • Back to it September 15, 2014
    Hey y’all! My name is Érika Hernández, and I am a sophomore here at Lafayette College. Just to give you all a little more information about myself, I come from a big family I have eight cousins (who I consider my brothers and sisters) and two younger siblings. We grew up under the same roof so […]
    Erika Hernandez
  • Pep Band September 13, 2014
    At Lafayette, I am a member of the Pep Band in which I play the clarinet. We play at the football games in the fall and the basketball games in the spring, as well as various events throughout the school year. When I came for Band Camp before Orientation Freshman year, I was excited because […]
    Alexander Gordon-Sandweiss
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