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
Health Center Computer Lounge
Study Rooms Bookstore

Building Hours:

Week of August 16 - 20:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Week of August 23 - December 23*:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

*Subject to Change

Holiday, Break and Final Exam Hours:

Labor Day (9/6): Closed

Veterans Day (11/11) : Closed

Break Hours (11/25): 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Thanksgiving Holiday (11/25 -11/26): Closed

Final Exam Hours (12/9 - 12/15): 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Break Hours (12/16 & 12/20-12/23): 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Holiday Break (12/24 & 12/27 - 12/31): Closed


Applications for 2021-2022 will open soon.


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.

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
  • 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
  • Study Rooms (two hour limit)
  • Copy machines, pay-per-page
  • ATM
  • Vending machines
  • Sink and microwave
  • Secured charging lockers for phones and small electronic devices
  • Courtesy telephone (local calls only)
  • Free scantrons at the front desk with Owl Card (limit 3/day) (omit BSG reception)
  • FAU Wireless Network Zone
Student Health Service

Student Health Service

Monday & Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday Closed

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.


University Bookstore - SD 102

August 16 - 20: Monday and Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Tuesday and Wednesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
August 23 - 27: Monday and Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Tuesday and Wednesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. | Friday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
August 30 - Sept. 3: Monday and Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Tuesday and Wednesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. | Friday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Beginning Sept. 7: Monday and Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Tuesday and Wednesday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

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

Closed (Computer Lab in LA 303 open)

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

Tuesday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday & Friday: closed

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.

Call 954-236-1549 if you have any more questions.


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. see more

Center for Ideas

Broward Lead & Serve
and Broward Center for IDEAs

The center highlights the experiences of traditionally marginalized groups through intentional interactions aimed at fostering awareness and cultivating new perspectives. By offering quality programs and educational opportunities to all students, we create a campus climate that values differences and promotes equity. see more


Night Owls

Call 954-236-1332 for a safe ride!
Available Monday - Thursday from 7 p.m. - 11 p.m.

This Night Owls program is a student run service that promotes campus safety by providing students who need a ride to or from class, the library, parking lots, or another location on the Davie Campus. Students will be able to call for a free ride. Night Owls operate from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Monday – Thursday.

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 Activities Services fees.

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. We continually accept applications, though, so if you're interested in a position with the Union, please contact the Building Coordinator. Check the bulletin boards on campus for Broward Student Government positions or stop by Room 203 of the Union and speak with representatives from the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership for other temporary opportunities like Orientation Leader or other volunteer jobs.

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

 Last Modified 8/16/21