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 Seattleā€™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

  • Fall Break 2014 October 16, 2014
    This Fall Break, I joined the minority of people here at Lafayette who live more than a six hour drive away from their house for a long weekend. Despite campus seeming almost deserted, there were people here if you took the time to find them. I tried to get as much of my homework done […]
    Alexander Gordon-Sandweiss
  • Bioinformatics: A New Science October 16, 2014
    Lafayette promotes a distinct type of education. Several classes offered at Lafayette can be considered as interdisciplinary courses. This semester one of the courses I am taking is called Bioinformatics. The main emphasis of this class is to take large sets of biotic information and using that information to solve biological problems. This semester is […]
    Erika Hernandez
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