Other University Facilities

Fletcher Center

The campus cafeteria, the Fletcher Center, overlooks the campus lake and is equipped with wireless Internet. Food service for the university is provided by Aladdin Food Services.


Housing a university basketball court, the gymnasium is the site of physical education classes, intramural athletics competitions, offices, locker rooms, athletic training room, and varsity meeting room.

Isom Atrium

Home of the Café, the atrium is a place where students and faculty can get a cup of coffee or a bite to eat, connect to wireless Internet, or meet with friends.

Slater Montgomery Family Chapel

Located in Lake Norcentra Park, adjacent to the gymnasium, this outdoor chapel facility provides space for campus-sponsored events as well as off-campus events.


The theatre in the Richardson Center is used for drama productions, choral rehearsals and performances, and many special events such as university- and community-sponsored seminars and conferences.

Utley Center

The Utley Center is home to the CHILL (Community Hub of Integrated Learning and Living) and ACE, the Academic Center for Excellence. The CHILL is an excellent distraction-free location for independent and group study. The Academic Center for Excellence is the campus tutoring and resource center, offering peer tutoring in a variety of subjects, as well as a variety of study and educational resources and tools. Located adjacent to the Isom Atrium, Westside-Central Auditorium, and the Fletcher Center (the cafeteria), the Utley Center is an ideal location for students to study, meet with groups, and improve their academic skills.

Utley-McCauley Student Center

The Utley-McCauley Student Center is a gathering place for students, whether residential or commuting, to meet. The Student Center houses three different sections. One section has tables and chairs for students to study, read, and relax. The middle section has a large-screen TV with DVD, and the last section is the home of Kibo Corner Coffee Café, part of Rochester University’s Center for East African Studies. Kibo Corner supports Kibo Group International, a foundation which promotes missions and business opportunities in East Africa. The coffee served at Kibo Corner is made exclusively from premium roasted Arabica beans from the Source Café in Uganda, East Africa.

Westside Central Auditorium

Westside Central Auditorium is where Rochester University hosts devotionals, lectures, classes, theatre and music performances, and other special programs.