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The UCSC Student Union is designed to complement the role of the colleges by providing a central gathering place for all students and other members of the campus community. The Union provides social, recreational, and meeting space for undergraduate students. Located in Quarry Plaza, the union is close to transportation, the bookstore, eateries, and convenience and copy stores.
The facility contains computers for e-mail and Internet access (wireless capability), recreational and study space, and offices for student organizations, student government, Engaging Education (Redwood Building), and Student Organization Advising and Resources (SOAR). The main lounge contains billiards, table tennis, and vending machines .
A student governing board manages the Student Union. The Student Union Governance Board may be contacted at (831) 459-3167 or (831) 459-2934. The Student Union is open 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday–Thursday and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. on Friday. It is closed on Saturdays, administrative holidays, quarter breaks, and during summer.