Commuting to Campus

Commuting to Campus

Penn State Berks offers commuter students educational, social, developmental, and informative programs to help students feel connected to campus, discover involvement opportunities, and learn about campus life programs.

In addition, the Student Government Association has several commuter student representatives within the general assembly.

Whether you are attending Penn State Berks full- or part-time, in evening or day classes, you are encouraged to stop by the Student Services Office in Room 6 of the Perkins Student Center to find out more information about services available to you.

Facilities Available:

Multipurpose Room, Perkins Student Center

The Multipurpose Room hosts several events on campus, but also serves as a prime hang out area. There are plenty of tables to work on group projects, couches and chairs for lounging while watching TV or a DVD, and wireless Internet access as well as standard access terminals.  

Game Room, Perkins Student Center 

Open 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. Weekends, you can visit the Game Room to play pool, ping pong, or any of the other games available. Wireless Internet access and standard access terminals work in the room as well. 

Tully's, Perkins Student Center 

Open 7:30 a.m. - 11 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. Sunday. Penn State Berks full-service dining facility features a wide variety of healthy and tasty meals and snacks.

Cybercafe, Gaige Technology and Business Innovation Building

Open 9 a.m. - 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Friday. The Cybercafe serves premium coffees and beverages as well as the most delectable treats and sandwiches. Also features computers with Internet access and wireless access.

Beaver Community Center 

Open 7:30 a.m. - 11 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday and 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. Sunday. The Beaver Community Center features a full weight room and cardio facility to help meet all your fitness needs.

Contact Us

Joe Webb
Director of Student Support Services
6 Perkins Student Center

Useful Penn State Links:

Campus Activities Board
Off-campus Housing
Student Organizations at Berks

Other Useful Links:

AAA of Reading-Berks
Current Weather
Everything Berks County