University Crossing

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is the first speaker in a new series of notable authors on campus. Join us Sept. 19 at noon at the new University Crossing student-engagement center and pick up a signed copy of her New York Times bestseller “A Fighting Chance.”

"Orange is the New Black" author Piper Kerman visits University Crossing on Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m. Hear what she has to say about the hit show based on her memoir, her time in prison & more.

Kerman will autograph copies of her book at the River Hawk Shop & the Crossroads Cafe will feature special "Orange is the New Black" items.

Located at 220 Pawtucket St., University Crossing serves as a hub of student activity and connect the University’s three campuses and the downtown business and cultural district. 

The 230,000-square foot complex provides students with easy access to state-of-the-art amenities and services.

Home of the one-stop Solution Center for Financial Aid, registration & billing; dedicated space for more than 200+ student organizations & clubs; the Crossroads Cafe with expansive menu options; the River Hawk Shop, the new flagship bookstore; all student services including Residence Life, Student Activities & Leadership; Enrollment & Student Success, the Chancellor's office and much more.
University Crossing is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) building, which means that environmental impact and energy usage were closely considered in every aspect, from the heating and cooling systems to the furnishings.
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UC Hours

Building Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - Midnight
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 1 a.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. - 1 a.m.
  • Sunday: 9 a.m. - Midnight

Crossroads Cafe

  • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - Midnight
  • Friday: 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. - 11 p.m.
  • Sunday: 9 a.m. - Noon

River Hawk Shop

  • Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed