The Barry B. Thompson Student Center (TSC) was built in 1994, and has been the go-to place for Tarleton gear, textbooks, and recreation since its inception. The TSC is a great place for students to enjoy a cup of coffee, relax between classes, play some ping-pong, or grab a tasty bite to eat.

Spring Hours of Operations

January 11, 2024 – May 10, 2024

  • Monday – Friday | 7:30AM – 8PM
  • Saturday – Sunday | Closed
  • Chick-Fil-A, Monday – Friday | 11AM – 6PM
  • Holiday Closures: January 15 (MLK Day), March 11-15 (Spring Break), May 27 (Memorial Day), June 19 (Emancipation Day), July 4 (Independence Day).
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Hosting An Event or Meeting?

The TSC houses four conference rooms and three ballrooms that are available to student organizations, university departments, and other community groups. Visit the Room Reservations and Rentals page to find the perfect space to fit your meeting needs.

What’s Inside?

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The Thompson Student Center is located in the center of the Tarleton campus and is considered the hub of student activity. The TSC is also home to several key campus departments and programs.