Essential Graduate College Facilities

Amenities and Services

Gather & Relax

Common Spaces

From gathering by the fireplaces in the Old Graduate College common room to our historic Van Dyke Library, there are plenty of places to relax and study. Find more at the GCHC site.


Outdoor Living

Grab a few friends and enjoy the sunshine, from casual Adirondack chairs in Thomson Court to quiet, lush gardens right behind the Graduate College.

Graduate College Coffee House

Looking to caffeinate or warm up with an herbal tea? Study and sip at this GCHC-run space on the first floor of the 11th and 12th entryways of the OGC. Open most nights from during the week–and drinks and snacks are free!

Grad School Coffeehouse

The DBar

Managed by the Graduate College House Committee, this private club serves resident and non-resident members of the Graduate College House who are 21 or over. Live music, pool tables, trivia nights and more make it a lively scene.