The striking building, housing Columbia University's student union, is located in the school's historic quadrangle. The Alfred Lerner Hall Student Center contains a bookstore, mail room, radio station, double height dining room, black box theater and offices for health services and student government. Student lounge areas are located throughout the center and a glass enclosed atrium space overlooks the central lawn of the university. In addition, the center provides flexible space for multipurpose functions in its cinema and auditorium facility, which seats 1,200 people.
In association with Bernard Tschumi Architects