COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates for University Unions
Additional details for University Unions

University Unions Updates

Last updated: 3/25/2020

Operational Updates

  • Texas Union (UNB) hours: closed until further notice.
  • William C. Powers, Jr. Student Activity Center (WCP) hours: closed until further notice.
  • Hogg Memorial Auditorium (HMA): closed until further notice
  • 2609 University Avenue (UA9) hours: closed until further notice.
  • Student Services Building (SSB) hours: 7am-5:30pm Monday-Friday, closed weekends.
    • University Health Services (UHS) Urgent Care and Designated Respiratory Clinics remain open during normal business hours (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.) to provide care for acute illness or injury, including evaluation of COVID-19. Please visit their website for more information about how students should visit since circumstances may change.

    • Forty Acres Pharmacy is open Monday - Friday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Please visit their website for more information before you visit since circumstances may change.

    • Please see the Student Services Building website for information on how to contact other SSB departments

Frequently Asked Questions

Are food service operations open and available in University Unions facilities?

All University Unions food service locations are closed until further notice.

Is my Spring 2020 room reservation or event canceled?

All events in the WCP and UNB are canceled through May 23, 2020. No cancellation fees or charges will be assessed during this period.

Is University Unions accepting any future reservations for Summer 2020?

Requests can be made online for spaces after May 25,2020, but will not be confirmed until we determine when University Unions will re-open.

Is University Unions accepting future reservations for Fall 2020?

Yes, Student Organizations may submit requests for Fall reservations beginning on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 10:00am. UT Departments and staff organizations may submit requests for Fall reservations beginning on on May 12 at 10:00am.

Is the Texas Union Underground open?

The Union Underground is closed until further notice. Group reservations and orders have been canceled.

What is the status of Tower Tours?

Tower Tour reservations for the Spring semester are canceled. Information regarding the resumption of tours will be posted online when available.

Is the James Turrell Skyspace available?

The Skyspace will suspend operations until further notice.

Is the Cactus Cafe open?

The Cactus Café is closed until further notice and all shows have been canceled. Please contact Amy Chambless at KUT for more information regarding refunds and show re-scheduling.