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Student Union Building

Connecting campus, building community.

The Edminster Student Union Building (SUB) is dedicated to providing a welcoming and safe environment for students, employees and guests to work and experience social, educational, cultural and recreational activities. As the unifying heart of the campus, it enriches the college experience by fostering a sense of community and promoting engagement and leadership.

The SUB is open during the summer break from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. The SUB is closed Saturday and Sunday excluding Resident Meal periods and scheduled Events.

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Caffeinated Cardinal

Monday to Thursday: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

The Caffeinated Cardinal is open during Spring and Fall semesters and is closed during breaks and summer months.

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The Market

Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Open for Residence Hall residents only from 10:30 a.m. to noon and 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dining Services is open during Spring and Fall semesters and year-round for event catering.

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Activity Center

Monday through Thursday: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Check out the activity center on the lower floor of the SUB, complete with couches, ping pong tables, games and more. Hang out with your friends in this student lounge.

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Cardinal Bookstore

The Cardinal Bookstore will close June 15, 2024 to June 30, 2024 for new operator preparations.

Please call (208)769-3364 for assistance.

The Cardinal Bookstore offers textbooks, school supplies and electronics, as well as Cardinal wear and NIC gifts and collectibles.