Current MASC Hours, Amenities & Location


Use our contact form to reach us at any time.

The full center is open*:

  • Fall/Spring semesters: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday

    • Aug. 22 to Dec. 16, 2022

    • Jan. 17 to May 12, 2023

  • Summer semesters: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday

  • Walk-ins are available when the full center is open, though we encourage you to schedule an appointment at least 1 business day in advance to ensure staff are available to assist.
  • The center is available for virtual assistance (phone, Skype IM, Teams or video) when we are open or by appointment. Evening/Saturday appointments are available.

*Full center hours are modified during breaks

  • Fall, Winter and Spring breaks

    • The full center is typically closed but staff remain available virtually and the 24/7 lounge will remain accessible for current students with swipe access.

      • Oct. 10-11, 2022 - Fall break
      • Dec. 19, 2022 to Jan. 6, 2023 - Winter break
      • March 13-19, 2023 - Spring break
  • Semester breaks

We are closed/unavailable on most federal holidays

  • The 24/7 lounge will remain accessible for current students with swipe access.
  • Exceptions: On Veterans Day, Presidents Day and Juneteenth, the full center is open and staff are available.

Inclement weather

  • If campus closes or modifies hours due to inclement weather, it applies to the center as well. Visit KU alerts for the latest info.

We have a flexible appointment schedule.

To schedule a time, please call or use our contact form.

  • Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CDT (virtual, phone or in person)
  • Evenings by appointment 5:30-8 p.m. CDT (virtual/phone only)
  • Saturdays by appointment (virtual/phone only)
  • Other times are available for virtual/phone appointments, especially if you live in an overseas time zone. Message us and we are happy to accommodate.
Room with several chairs and tables with chairs
The 24/7 lounge features a variety of seating options, 3 computers, CAC readers and two large-screen TVs (not pictured).

The lounge is available with swipe access 24/7

  • Students only need to swipe in after the full center is closed. On weekends and potentially at other times, students will also need to swipe to get into the building.
  • As of Spring 2022, all current students with a known military affiliation have automatically been granted access.
  • Incoming students who have disclosed a military affiliation will automatically be given access during the first week of their first semester or can contact us if earlier access is needed. Note: It can take up to 4 business days to receive access once requested.
  • The break room and printer will not be available outside of the full center hours. 
Room with several desks and computers
We have several computers with webcams available, including 6 in our computer lab.

Several computers are available for student use.

  • The computer lab has 5 computers, along with CAC readers and webcams
  • The 24/7 lounge has 3 computers, along with CAC readers and webcams
  • Students are encouraged to bring their own headsets. We also have a couple of headsets we can check out to students for use while they are in the center.
KU Military-Affiliated Student Center
Summerfield Hall , Room 345
1300 Sunnyside Avenue
Lawrence , Kansas 66045