Shalala Student Center

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Donna E. Shalala Student Center

The Donna E. Shalala Student Center (SC) was designed by renowned Miami-based Arquitectonica. The SC showcases the firm's signature style – incorporating a dramatic, expressive modernism. 

The rooms at the Donna E. Shalala Student Center are equipped with the latest in audiovisual capabilities. These capabilities include wireless internet connection, LCD flat-panel monitors or projectors and screens, and available A/V assistance.

The SC is an important addition to student life on the University of Miami Campus. The Center includes a 24-hour study space, student organization offices and lounge spaces, a Grand Ballroom, a Senate Room, multi-use meeting and activities rooms, and a media suite. Also housed in the Center are the offices for Student Life departments including: Student Activities and Student Organizations, the Butler Center for Volunteer Service and Leadership Development, Orientation and Commuter Student Involvement, and Reservations for the Student Center Complex. The Center is also the site of Starbucks, Jamba Juice, Fresh Fusion, and the Rathskeller, which includes roller gliders and an outdoor bar with views of Lake Osceola.


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