Monday–Friday 7 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Check our current occupancy rate

Entrance to the UMC with signs indicating that visitors must wear a face covering and stay six feet apartWhat is Open

Inside the UMC, the following areas/businesses are open:

At this time, all other businesses, offices and departments remain closed. Check back for updates as additional information becomes available.


Study Spaces

The UMC is the heart of campus, with great views and fast, reliable internet. The fifth floor is one of campus’ lesser-known study nooks, and there are additional study spaces throughout the building. Be sure to check the current occupancy rate on the UMC website before visiting.

UMC South Terrace TentAvailable study spaces:

  • South Terrace tent
  • The Connection lounge (first floor)
  • SECA lounge (second floor)
  • Conference rooms 304, 404, 418, 425, 452
  • Fifth-floor lounge and terrace

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Visitor Guidelines

All visitors to the UMC must follow these guidelines:

  • Wear a face covering
  • Stay six feet apart from others
  • Follow marked traffic flow in hallways and stairwells
  • Wash your hands frequently
  • Do not enter the building if you are showing symptoms of COVID-19

Safety Measures

The health and safety of our community is very important to us. Here are some of the measures we have in place, designed to help minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission for visitors and staff:

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  • Additional cleaning of high-touch surfaces
  • Hand sanitizing stations throughout the building
  • Plexiglass barrier at information desk
  • Designated traffic lanes in hallways and stairways
  • Separated tables and seating in common areas
  • Limited number of people allowed in elevator and restrooms
  • Touchless water refill stations available