Hulman Memorial Union
Hulman Memorial Union is the hub of student life. It houses
many of the services students use on a daily basis including the Union &
Student Activities Office,
Dining Services & the Vonderschmitt Dining Room,
the Office of Student Affairs, the
Health Services, Chauncey's Game Room, and
the Worx. As well, the Union hosts a variety of meeting
spaces for faculty, staff, and students.
Smoking is prohibited in the Hulman Union. The Hulman Union
opens at 7:00 a.m. and closes at 11 p.m.
The Student Activities Office provide service and resources for
the 90+ student organizations Rose-Hulman has to offer. The
organizations offered include governance groups (Student Government
Association (SGA), Residence Hall Association (RHA), professional
and technical societies, performing arts groups, recreation and
sports clubs, Greek letter organizations, the student newspaper
(The Thorn), the radio station (WMHD), and a number of special
interest groups. Approximately 85% of the student body is a member
of one or more student organizations. Find a complete
list of student organizations here. If Rose-Hulman does
not offer the student organization that you are looking for, you
can create your own.
To begin this process contact the Student Activities Office. The
Student Activities Office also houses the
All residence hall students must take their meals in the
Vonderschmidt Dining Room in the Hulman Union. First quarter
freshmen are required to take the 18 meal plan. After first
quarter, all freshman students have the option of purchasing the 18
or 12 meal plan. Sophomores may choose from the 18, 12 or the 8plus
meal plans, while Juniors and Seniors may choose from the 18, 12,
8plus or 110/110 meal plans. Students who reside in the Apartment
Style Hall may choose from any of the four traditional residential
meal plans or the two meal plans designed for that hall (the 65/75
and the 80 meal plans). For a full description of the meal plan
options review the dining service web page please click
here or you may e-mail meal plan questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students should check with the Associate Vice President and Dean of
Student Affairs if they are interested in changing meal plans or
finding out current meal plan costs.
The Office of Student Affairs coordinates most of the
non-academic aspects of Rose-Hulman student life. This office is
your connection to residence hall life, dining services, disability
services, commencement, and much, much more! We are
conveniently located on the lower level of Hulman Union (HMU 147 -
The Rose-Hulman Bookstore is located in the lower level of the
Hulman Union Building. The Bookstore has a complete selection of
course books, school supplies, computer supplies, imprinted
sportswear, gift items and much more. It provides services for the
campus such as check cashing, special orders, gift cards and
postage stamps. The Bookstore strives to provide quality
services and products at reasonable prices.
The hours are:
- Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
- Saturday: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Sunday: Closed
The bookstore is not open Saturdays during the summer or during
The Rose-Hulman Career Services Office is dedicated to helping
students prepare for a career and/or graduate school.
Students are encouraged to begin the career advising process during
their freshman year to learn how to network with prospective
employers, find fruitful internships, and be ready to hit the
ground running upon graduation. The Career Services Office is
located on the second floor of the Hulman Union Building (HMU
Rose-Hulman's Counseling Services Office provides individual
counseling services to students faced with a broad range of issues,
including but not limited to academic stress, homesickness,
relationships, family difficulties and career concerns. Counseling
services are confidential and are free to all students and seek to
enhance students' ability to fully benefit from academic and social
life at Rose-Hulman. The Counseling Services office is located on
the lower level of the Hulman Union (HMU 147).
The Health Services Office provides medical care free-of-charge
to all registered students at Rose-Hulman and is staffed by a
board-certified, licensed physician and a registered nurse. The
office is open daily during the school year, except for scheduled
student breaks. The mission of the Health Services Office is to
provide the best possible health care to students, which will allow
them to perform to the best of their ability, both mentally and
physically. The Health Services Office is located on the lower
level of the Hulman Union (HMU 135).
Plasma and large screen TVs are available in Chauncey's with cable and
satellite service. You will also find pool tables, ping pong tables
and a change machine for your use. Free video/ DVD rental is also
found in this area. Chauncey's is located on the lower level of the
Hulman Union on the South side.
Hours are noon to 11 p.m. while classes are in session. Hours
will be posted during finals weeks.
Need a snack in between classes? Miss dinner in the dining hall?
Just want to relax? Stop by the Worx and enjoy Noble Roman's
pizza and breadsticks! The Worx is located on the lower level
of the Hulman Union.