The Cronkite building is open from 7 a.m. to midnight, Mondays through Thursdays; 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Fridays; and noon to 9 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays during the regular semester. Classes begin Jan. 13 and final exams conclude May 10. The building is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday during summer.
In addition, the Library & Student Resource Center on the second floor of the building adjacent to the First Amendment Forum is accessible to all students on a 24/7 basis beginning at the start of the semester. No technology support is available during these off hours. To access the building, students may use their student ID cards at the card reader outside the front entry, then sign in with security.
The building is closed on university holidays. Students will be able to enter on these days using their student ID card, but tech support will not be available. For spring break, the building will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
To accommodate the final exam schedule, during the fall and spring semesters, the Cronkite building will open at noon the Sunday before the last day of classes and close at its normal time on the last day of classes. IT support will be available for the entire study period. Free coffee and tea also will be available in the First Amendment Forum between midnight and 7 a.m.