The USG Game Room
Campbell Student Union Lower Level
Hours of Operation:
Monday, Wednesday & Friday - 2PM to 9PM
Tuesday & Thursday - 12:30 to 10PM
Saturday - 2PM to 9PM
Sunday - 3PM to 6PM
Closed holidays, during class breaks and in the summer.
Take a walk down the stairs in the Student Union Lobby to the Union's lower level (under the Residential Dining Hall) and you'll find a great place to spend some of your free time.
The USG Game Room (facilities and staffing funded by USG) has flat-screen TVs, tables, chairs, and lounge seating, and a selection of board games as well as larger scale games like ping pong, pool, Guitar Hero and foosball.
Organized billiards and ping pong tournaments are held regularly during the semester. See the schedule below or posted in the Game Room.
Special events are occasionally held in the game room including free movies and activities planned by USG clubs. These events are listed on the Bengal Connect web site Events Calendar.
Students are hired to work as Game Room Attendants. Any registered undergraduate Buffalo State student is eligible for the job. Contact Lynn Korn in the USG Business Office (Union 416) for more information on openings and available shifts.
Game Room Movies
Several evenings during the semester regular activities in the Game Room are suspended from 6 to 8:30pm for the showing of a movie. Admission to the movies is free and free popcorn is available.
Spring 2014 Free Movie Schedule
- Thursday, February 20 - Last Vegas
- Thursday, April 24 - Ride Along
- Thursday, May 1 - Paranormal Activity: The Marked
Regular activities resume once the movie is over and seating has been stored.
The following special shows will be in the Social Hall:
- Thursday, January 30 - Bad Grandpa - 6pm
- Thursday, March 13 - The Hunger Games - Catching Fire - 9pm
Game Room Tournament Schedule
The Game Room sponsors tournaments in Billiards and Ping Pong on selected evenings during the semester. Prizes are awarded to the winners (prize winners must be registered Buffalo State undergrads). All competitions start at 6PM. Sign up in advance with the Game Room Attendant.
Spring 2014 Tournament Schedule
- Feb. 12 - Ping Pong
- Feb. 26 - Billiards
- March 5 - Ping Pong
- March 19 - Billiards
- April 9 - Ping Pong
- April 23 - Billiards
- May 7 - Ping Pong
Tournament Winners receive a gift card awarded through the USG Business Office.
USG Game Room Committe Meetings
The Game Room Committee holds periodic open meetings to make decisions on Game Room facilities and operations. Students are welcome to attend and express their ideas. The meetings are listed on the USG Calendar when they are scheduled, or call the USG Office to contact the current Committee Chair.
You can contact the Game Room Committee through the Game Room page on the Bengal Connect website.