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Inclement Weather - Union Hours 2/19/2019:

Due to campus closings and class cancellation for the evening of Tuesday, 2/19/2019 due to inclement weather, and the expectation for wintry conditions through the morning of Wednesday, 2/20/2019, special hours will be in place for Union operations across campus.

Affected Union hours, service locations:

  • The Kansas Union will close at 10:00pm on the evening of Tuesday 2/19/2019. It will reopen at 7:00am on Wednesday, 2/20/2019.
  • The Burge Union will close at 10:00pm on the evening of Tuesday 2/19/2019. It will reopen at 10:00am on Wednesday, 2/20/2019.
  • The DeBruce Center will close at 6:00pm today. It will reopen at 10:00am on Wednesday, 2/20/2019.
  • The Hawk Shop in the Kansas Union will close with the building at 10:00pm on the evening of Tuesday 2/19/2019.
  • The Bus Stop on Daisy Hill will be open regular hours tonight, 2/19/2019.
  • Jaybreak at Anschutz Science Library will close at 10:00pm on the evening of Tuesday 2/19/2019.
  • All other Jaybreaks across campus will follow normal hours 2/19/2019, and currently plan to reopen on Wednesday, 2/20/2019 at 10:00am.
  • Retail KU Dining operations in Wescoe (The Underground) and DeBruce Center (Courtside Cafe) currently plan to reopen on Wednesday, 2/20/2019 at 10:00am.
  • Residential Dining Centers (Mrs. E's, South DIning Commons, North College Cafe) will operate under regular hours.
  • The Studio Grill and Southside will be open for regular hours tonight, 2/19/2019.

April 2018: A New Union Experience. Same Legendary Hospitality.
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The Frank R. Burge Student Union at the University of Kansas.
Open April 2, 2018.

New Spaces for New Experiences.

Located in the heart of KU's new Central District, the new Burge Union's experience-centric design offers unique spaces on KU's campus.

Featuring new meeting and event space options for the campus and the Lawrence community, a Forum that can accommodate up to 1,000 guests, and plenty of open spaces with modern functionality and style, the Burge Union is KU's newest destination for campus life.

Take a quick tour to learn more about the amenities offered, explore the KU Offices located in the new Burge Union, or get started planning your next event. We're so excited to welcome you here.

Photo of new study seating at the Burge Union

Welcome Back to the New Burge Union.

KU's new student union is designed around and dedicated to the spirit of service pioneered by its namesake. While the building may be new, it has decades of history behind it.

Learn more about Frank R. Burge and his remarkable KU story, and find out how his contributions to KU are still part of the KU Memorial Union's mission every day.


Burge Union Grand Re-Opening 4/27/18

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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