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The University Student Commons, opened in 1984 and expanded in 1992 and 2004, houses offices for various student programs and services, as well as a food court and lounge area, and provides students a central gathering place to study, socialize and eat.  

Career CenterCareer Center

907 Floyd Avenue
The University Career Center, located within the Commons, offers students numerous resources for help with resume writing, experiential learning and job searching.

Break PointBreak Point

907 Floyd Avenue
With a valid VCU ID, students enjoy the Break Point games room, located in the lower level of the Commons. Featuring 10 pool tables, Thunder Bowl, poker tables and a video game lounge, Break Point provides students with a great space to host an event for a student organization, a sorority or fraternity social or any occasion worth celebrating.

Park Place Food CourtPark Place Food Court

907 Floyd Avenue
For a quick bite, Park Place Food Court, located in the Commons, serves favorites from Chick-fil-A®, burgers, fries and Tex-Mex items from Grille Works, Asian-inspired selections from Nao and Zen, and pizza slices and calzones from Bène Pizza.

University Student Commons PlazaUniversity Student Commons Plaza

907 Floyd Avenue
The Commons holds events in its outdoor courtyard for student groups, VCU departments and, on a limited basis, individuals and non-university groups.