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The Hub of Student Life at APU

Atwood Center was designed by architect Edward Durell Stone who also designed the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. This main building serves as a hub of student activities and includes the dining hall, indoor climbing wall, weight room, photography lab, bookstore, the APU Chapel, Academic Support Center, computer lab, and offices of the Dean of Students, career counseling, and university chaplain. Atwood South and Atwood North are residence halls.


Rock Wall

Rock Wall

Atwood Center and Fountain

Atwood Center Court Yard

Atwood Center Main Doors

Atwood Center

View from the Atwood Center - Second Floor

View from the Atwood Center

View of the Fountain from the Atwood Center

The Campus Fountain

The Campus Fountain

Some of the offices you will find here include:

On the 1st floor:

Dean of Students Office
Art Room
Campus Store
Counseling & Wellness Center
Conference Services
Campus Safety Office
Student Activities Office
Campus Life and Housing Office
Career Services
Student Government (ASAPU) Office

On the 2nd floor:

Dining Services
Academic Support Center
Student Lounge

On the Basement Level:

Climbing Wall
Fitness Center
Outdoor Programs Equipment Room
APU Nordic Ski Center
Student Laundry Facilities
Maintenance Office

Recent and annual events that take place in the Atwood Center include:

Live Music Performances
Casino Nights
End of Block Party
Film Showings
APU vs. UAA Boulder Smackdown
Honors Assembly
Spring Carnival
And Much More!