Fall and Spring Semesters:

Monday – Friday: 7 am – 10 pm

Saturday – Sunday: 12 pm – 7 pm


Summer Semester:

Monday – Friday: 7 am – 8 pm

Saturday – Sunday: 12 pm – 8 pm

Services, Retail, Eateries, and Offices hold different hours than the building. ⴫ý their websites to see specific provider's hours:

  • Bookstore
  • Game Room
  • Offices - typically are open 8 am to 5 pm during the weekday

Carmichael Student Center Information Desk

Phone: 470-578-6280 or 470-578-3122

Email: StudentCenters@kennesaw.edu


Building Address: 

395 Cobb Ave

⴫ý, GA 30144


Student Parking

If you are a KSU student, faculty, or staff, please follow the parking procedures from KSU Parking and Transportation by utilizing your permitted lot. 

⴫ýor Parking

The visitor lot closest to the Carmichael Student Center is located on the South end of the building. Use 1000 Chastain Rd, ⴫ý, Ga to navigate to campus. Continue on ⴫ý Rd until it dead ends into the ⴫ýor Lot. This is a Pay by Plate lot. Please visit a kiosk located in the lot to register your vehicle for your stay. For more ⴫ýor information, please view our .


    Offices and Resources

    • Located on the 1st Floor North end of the building, the CSC Game Room includes billiard pool, ping pong, and "bring your own console" group gaming display.  

      Hours of Operation

      Monday - Thursday 

      11 am - 6 pm

      Equipment Use

      The CSC Game Room has available for check-out Ping Pong equipment, billiard pool equipment, and some tabletop games. Rental of equipment will require a KSU Talon Card to be placed on file at the desk during the checkout period. 

      Loft Lounge

      Located on the 3rd floor, the Loft Lounge has ten displays for watching TV, "bring your own console," gaming, or group studying. 

      The space is open Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 5 pm. After 5 pm on weekdays and on weekends, the space is used for event space for KSU departments and student organizations to reserve through . 

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 172

      A resource for all students, CARE offers support through the Food Pantry, Emergency Assistance Program, and other resources.

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 262/263

      The Cultural Awareness and Resource Center sponsor academic, cultural, leadership, and social programs that enrich the educational experience of all ⴫ý Students.  

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 274

      Your Dean of Students is your advocate and resource to help maximize your success at KSU and beyond.

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 267

      The Department of Student Leadership’s mission is to provide intentional programming, experiences, and opportunities for students to:  

      • Engage in self-discovery and personal responsibility  
      • Connect to their communities through collaboration 
      • Create impact and positive change 
    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 277

      KSU's FSL community is comprised of over 30 chapters with over 1,800 members! Though the mission and values may vary, each chapter has a rich history of promoting scholarship, service, leadership, and community.

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 376

      The Georgia Army National Guard has a Recruiting Office at ⴫ý. Contact the recruitment offer below for information on enlisting, learning more about scholarships, and to answer any of your questions. 

      SFC Daniel D. Hunter 
      Recruiting and Retention NCO 
      GA Army National Guard 
      Office 376 
      ⴫ý, GA 30144 
      Email: daniel.d.hunter.mil@army.mil

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 255

      The Global Village promotes global learning and understanding by providing programs and services that focus on intentional interaction between international and domestic KSU students, resulting in increased meaningful and impactful social and intercultural contacts and the opportunity for all students to explore internationalization and global learning.

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 214

      They turn your student FEES into FUN through concerts, festivals, food, and more -- all for you!

      Learn More about KAB
    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 253

      The LGBTQ Resource Center uses engaging student programs to create and sustain an inclusive environment that promotes educational excellence through multicultural experiences. The LGBTQ Resource Center sponsors academic, cultural, leadership, and social programs that enrich the educational experiences of all ⴫ý Students.

    • The New Student Orientation program at ⴫ý is the first step in ensuring that new undergraduate students have a successful transition and integration into college life. 

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center Room 366

      *Also located on the Marietta Campus in the Wilson Student Center Room 230

      Student Activities supports all 270+ Registered Student Organizations, including all Student Media publications. We coordinate University-wide activities & programs such as Week of Welcome and Homecoming, as well as monthly programs. The ⴫ý Activities Board (KAB) and Marietta Activities Council (MAC) are advised by Student Activities staff.

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center Room 274

      SCAI promotes a greater awareness and understanding of the rules of the student code of conduct and addresses issues of student academic misconduct.

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 213

      The purpose of the Student Government Association is to: REPRESENT the students of ⴫ý; SERVE as a liaison between students and members of the University community within the shared governance structure; actively strive to ENHANCE student success; FOSTER an environment of campus engagement; and ADVOCATE on behalf of the students’ welfare in accordance with KSU statutes, student codes of conduct, and the policies of the Board of Regents.

    • Locations:

      Owl Radio - Carmichael Student Center Room 171
      Student Media Main Office - Carmichael Student Center Room 162-B
      Student Media Staff Advisor - Carmichael Student Center Room 366
      ⴫ý Student Media (KSUSM) is home to KSU’s student-produced media outlets, which provide news, information, and entertainment to the campus and hands-on learning opportunities for students.

      KSUSM includes a , and a as well as their online counterparts. KSUSM also includes a marketing team that offers advertising, underwriting and promotional services to the campus and outside businesses.

    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 261

      Good mental health and well-being are the foundation for your success in college. Being proactive, advocating for what you need, and taking steps to build your personal resiliency are easier than ever. Wellbeing@KSU is here to support you in accomplishing your goals in a host of different ways. 

      Learn More about Wellbeing@KSU
    • Location: Carmichael Student Center, Room 164

      The Women's Resource Center's mission is to enhance academic, personal, and professional performance and engage members of the KSU community to reach their full potential. 

    Retail and Services

    • Chick-fil-a, Moe's, Panda Express, and more are located on the 1st floor. Come by the Carmichael Student Center to visit one of our dining eateries. 

    • Talon Express, located on the 2nd floor of the Carmichael Student Center, is the central postal service for the ⴫ý Campus. 

      Amazon Delivery Lockers are located next to Talon Express. These lockers can be used by anyone when purchasing from Amazon. Simply select the delivery location as "Amazon Hub Locker - Doughnut" during the checkout process. 

    • Carmichael Student Center is home to one of the KSU Bookstores! Come shop with us. It is located on the 2nd floor near the Campus Green entrance. 

      You can also anytime.

    • The Talon One Service Center is the hub of information and customer support for the KSU community as it relates to Campus Services areas. This includes your KSU Talon Card, Housing and Residence Life questions, Door Access, and Meal Plans. 

      It is located on the 1st floor of the south end of the Carmichael Student Center. 

    • ⴫ý's on-campus convenience store, where you can pick up snacks, frozen foods, drinks and more. Located on the 1st floor South end of the building, it is your one-stop-shop for snack and more!