The result of a collaboration between the Student Board, the CBS Deans’ Office and Student Services, and the Biological Sciences Alumni Society, this exclusive lounge space is reserved solely for undergraduate CBS students. Located in room 2-585 on the second floor of Moos Tower on the Minneapolis campus, BioCommons is a place for students to study, relax, and hang out with fellow CBS students. BioCommons offers a whiteboard, table space, lounge furniture, a printer, computers, and a television.  BioCommons' is also home to free printing for CBS Students for up to $10 worth of print jobs (100 black and white douoble sided pages) per semester and discounted Gopher Gold printing is available thereafter (more information). Simply tap your U Card to the proximity reader beside the door and enjoy this space exclusively for CBS undergraduates.

Directions to BioCommons:

BioCommons is located on the lower level, Floor 2, of Moos Tower near the Health Careers Center and Java City. Follow the hallway that runs past the Health Careers Center towards the Washington Avenue Parking Ramp (see photo below). Turn left where you see the sign for Auditorium 2-580. BioCommons is the last door on your right, room 2-585. Tap your U Card on the proximity reader to access the lounge.


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