Davie Student Union


The Davie Student Union is the center of campus life; it is a student-oriented 20,000 square-foot facility that houses a variety of programs and services. For more information about the Davie Student Union, call 954-236-1332 or stop by the front desk, located in the Oasis Lounge.

Some of the services available at the Davie Student Union include:
Student Health Service Owl Card ID Center
Group Study Computer Lounge
Study Rooms Bookstore

Building Hours:

Hours subject to change

Fall 2023 Hours (August 19 - December 5)

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sunday: Noon - 6 p.m.

Limited Hours November 21: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed September 4 | November 10, 22 - 25

Fall 2023 Final Exam Week Hours (December 6 - 12)

December 6 - 7: 8 a.m. - Midnight

December 8: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

December 9: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

December 10: Noon - Midnight

December 11 - 12: 8 a.m. - Midnight

December 13: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Fall 2023 Holiday Closures & Semester Break Hours

Holiday Closures

Labor Day: Monday, September 4

Veteran's Day (Observed): Friday, November 10

Thanksgiving Break: Wednesday, November 22 - Saturday, November 25

Semester Break

December 14: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

December 15: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

December 16: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

December 17: Noon - 6 p.m.

December 18 - 21: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

December 22: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

December 23 - January 2: Closed

Space Reservations

Please note:
All reservations should be submitted at least 10 business days in advance to
allow time for the Union staff to assist you with your needs.

Please contact the Davie Student Union with any questions or comments at 954-236-1332.

Group Study

Located on the second floor of the Davie Student Union are two state of the art group study spaces, where FAU students can connect their laptops wirelessly to the projector screens. Both PC (Windows) and Macs are accommodated. For more information or to learn how to connect:
Connection Instructions

What's in the Davie Student Union?

The Davie Student Union (also known as the SD Building) hosts a variety of vendors, programs, and services.

Oasis Lounge

Oasis Lounge - SD Lobby


The Oasis Lounge is located directly inside the main entrance of the Student Union (on the eastern side, facing the ES & Liberal Arts buildings). Ask the Student Assistant at the Front Desk if you need assistance with anything.

Also available in the Oasis Lounge:

  • Free coffee for students, with hot water option for tea
  • Free scantrons at the front desk with Owl Card (limit 3/day) (omit BSG reception)
  • Study Rooms (two hour limit)
  • Plasma televisions to catch up on the latest cable news
  • Comfortable couches for relaxing or study
  • Ping pong, & board games available with Owl Card
  • Laptops, calculators and chargers can be borrowed with use of Owl Card
  • Copy machines, pay-per-page
  • Vending machines
  • Sink and microwave
  • Secured charging lockers for phones and small electronic devices
  • Courtesy telephone (local calls only)
  • Connecting to FAU Wireless Network
Student Health Service

Student Health Services

Student Health Services on the Davie Campus will be open:

Fall 2023 Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Tuesday, Thursday - Sunday: CLOSED

Closed for University observed holidays

For more information or to contact Student Health, please visit www.fau.edu/shs.

Florida Atlantic University Student Health Services provides high-quality healthcare, education, and public health services to a diverse community to enhance student learning and promote lifelong success.


Davie Campus Bookstore

Fall 2023 Hours

Monday - Thursday: 10 A.M. - 5 P.M.

Friday: 10 A.M. - 2 P.M.

Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Closed for University Thanksgiving & Winter Breaks

The FAU Bookstore sells school supplies, university apparel, & has a year-round buyback program. For more information, or even to order books, visit https://www.fau.edu/business-services/bookstore/ or call 954-236-1950.

heritage hall

Heritage Hall - SD 105

This 2000 square foot multipurpose room hosts the majority of the Student Union's events, with the latest audio/visual equipment and an airwall that can divide the room in two.


Computer Lounge - SD 101F

The Student Union’s Computer Lounge contains ten Dell computers and four Mac computers. Printing is available by accessing the fau.edu/print portal. Contact the Student Union staff for assistance or visit the Computing Services' Help Desk.

owl card

Owl Card Center - SD 201

Fall 2023 Hours

Due to a change in staffing at the Davie Owl Card Center location, please call 954-236-1549 to confirm hours prior to visiting the Davie Campus Owl Card Center location.

Closed September 4 | November 10, 22 - 24

Please reference the Owl Card website to request your Owl Card for pick up : https://www.fau.edu/business-services/owl-card/

The Owl card has several different uses, including identification, library card, print card, on-campus debit card and will be needed to gain access to events, study rooms, and game equipment.

To obtain one, you’ll need to present a picture ID. All students are required to have a card. The Owl Card Center is located on the second floor of the Union. Our Owl Card Center also acts as the Broward Campuses' Business Services center, so stop by for assistance with parking or to inquire about a refund on campus vending/copy machines.


Counseling and
Psychological Services

(Virtual) Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
After Hours Crisis Hotline Available

FAU Counseling And Psychological Services center provides FAU students with timely and effective mental health services that allow them to improve and maintain their mental well-being and therefore to meet their educational, personal, emotional, and psychological goals.

SD 206

Contact the Student Union staff for assistance or visit the Computing Services' Help Desk.

Student Government

Student Government

Founded in 1967, Student Government at Florida Atlantic University provides effective representation in the students' best interests, promotes the general welfare, ensures the continuation of self-governance, upholds the principles of the Constitution and laws of the United States of America and of the State of Florida. More About Student Government

Center for Ideas

Broward Campus Life


Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Closed for University Thanksgiving & Winter Breaks

Broward Campus Life strives to provide a comprehensive and integrated campus life experience for students on the Davie, Fort Lauderdale, and Dania Beach (SeaTech) campuses that both challenge and support FAU students through the promotion of academic success and student development. Visit us to learn more about cultural, leadership & service programming along with Student Government advising.



Frequently Asked Questions

The Student Union is both a student-centered organization and a building. It is the center for community and leadership on campus. The FAU Davie Student Union provides an on-campus home for students, faculty, staff, and guests who seek cultural, social, business, educational, and recreational experiences in an environment committed to excellent service.
"SD" is the FAU code for the SD Building, also known as the Davie Student Union. If you would like to study in SD 204 or would like to attend an activity in SD 105, those events are held in the Student Union on the Davie Campus.

Inquire with the Student Union Front Desk, located in the Oasis Lounge (1st floor lobby) or the Broward Student Government Reception area (in the 2nd Floor Lobby).

Yes. The coffee is paid for with your Student Activity & Service (A&S) fee.

at the Student Union Oasis Lounge front desk
The first floor Oasis Lounge study rooms require you to sign in at the front desk with your Owl Card. These rooms are first come, first serve, and the time limit on the room is 2 hours. If no students are waiting for a room you may re-sign in for another 3 hours. As always, if you have any problems, please contact the Operations Manager at the Front Desk, and he or she will assist you.

There are many ways to learn about activities at the Davie Student Union, such as the following:

  • View online: Broward campus only | All Events
  • For Student Union events visit the bulletin board right outside of SD 105/Heritage Hall.
  • A monitor in the Oasis Lounge runs a loop of announcements/events and is updated weekly.
  • Broward Student Government executive agencies, Program Board, Students Advocating Volunteer Involvement, House of Representatives, Counsel of Student Organizations, have bulletin boards on the first floor.
  • Stop by the Student Involvement and Leadership office in SD 203 for more information.

At the beginning of each semester, the Student Union recruits & hires student workers on an as-needed basis. Positions are posted through Handshake and Workday and we continually accept applications, though, so if you're interested in a position with the Union, please contact the Building Coordinator. 

You'll log in with your FAUnet login ID and password. The entire Union is a wireless zone.

 Last Modified 11/16/23