This multipurpose facility located on the Mount Carmel Campus provides opportunities for the Quinnipiac community to come together in a relaxed atmosphere. The Carl Hansen Student Center is home to Quinnipiac’s main dining hall and a variety of services and functions which include:


As the official banking partner of Quinnipiac University, M&T Bank is available on campus via ATMs, nearby full-service branches at 3496 Whitney Avenue (203-248-1115), 2290 Whitney Avenue (203-974-6280), and 2165 Dixwell Avenue (203-281-0531) in Hamden, and online


The bookstore, open to the Quinnipiac community and the public, is located in the lobby of the Carl Hansen Student Center, between the post office and the bank. The bookstore carries textbooks, general books, school supplies, licensed merchandise, insignia giftware, greeting cards and snacks, as well as health and personal care items.

Commuter Lockers

There are commuter lockers conveniently located on the second floor. Lockers are available at the beginning of the academic year on a first-come, first-served basis. Commuter students who would like more information on reserving a locker should contact the Office of Student Engagement at 203-582-8673 or via email at

Campus Information Booth

The Information Booth is centrally located on the first floor of the Carl Hansen Student Center near the main entrance. It is a resource for the Quinnipiac community and visitors. The Information Booth, staffed by student employees, is typically open Monday–Friday, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Student staff members are available to provide information pertaining to campus events and directions for procedures unique to student activities.

Office Locations

The Carl Hansen Student Center is home to several offices for student organizations such as the Student Government Association, the Student Programming Board and student media organizations, as well as fraternities and sororities. The center offers a multipurpose programming space, meeting space, student media suite, fraternity and sorority life suite, student organization and graphic arts suite, multicultural suite and prayer space. In addition, the Department of Campus Life is housed on the second floor of the Student Center in suite 202.

Post Office

There is a post office located on the first floor of the Carl Hansen Student Center. All residential students are assigned mailboxes.