The USG Game Room
Campbell Student Union Lower Level
Hours of Operation:
Tuesday & Thursday - 12:30 to 10PM
Wednesday & Friday - 2PM to 10PM
Saturday - 3PM to 11PM
Sunday - 3PM to 10PM
Closed Mondays, 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.
Fall 2013 Free Movie Schedule
- Sunday, September 15 - Animal House
- Sunday, October 6 - Pulp Fiction
- Thursday, November 7 - Two Guns
- Sunday, November 17 - Austin Powers - The Spy Who Shagged Me
- Friday, December 6 - Insidious 2
Regular activities resume once the movie is over and seating has been stored.
The following special shows will be in the Social Hall:
- Thursday, September 26 - The Great Gatsby - 9pm
- Thursday, October 31 - The Rocky Horror Picture Show - 7pm
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.
Fall 2013 Tournament Schedule
- Sept. 11 - Billiards
- Sept. 25 - Ping Pong
- Oct. 9 - Billiards
- Oct. 23 - Ping Pong
- Nov. 6 - Billiards
- Nov. 20 - Ping Pong
- Dec. 4 - Billiards
Tournament Winners receive a $25.00 gift card awarded by 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.