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Brower Student Center

The Brower Student Center will open to the public on Monday, August 24. Building hours are Monday–Thursday 8:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m., and Saturday–Sunday noon–4 p.m. Masks must be worn by all students, staff, and faculty while in the building. Services and spaces have been adjusted to promote physical distancing and in an effort to keep guests safe. The Game Room is currently closed. Spaces on both levels are available for students to study, to relax, and to enjoy food and beverages brought into the building or purchased from vending machines.

Computer Labs

Consistent with state guidelines, all computer labs will remain closed during the fall semester. Virtual labs, including specialized software, are available.

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center has reopened in accordance with state guidelines and will remain open through Friday, November 20, with new measures in place to help ensure the TCNJ community’s well-being.

Hours are as follows:

  • Monday–Friday: 7–11 a.m. (students), noon–1 p.m. (faculty and staff only), 4–9 p.m. (students)
  • Saturday–Sunday: closed

Entry is by reservation only. Each reservation time block starts on the hour and ends at 45 minutes after the hour. No more than 12 users may participate in a time block. Reservations can be made through the Atleto app, and users are required to display a green health pass from the TCNJ Roar app before entering. Learn more about the Atleto app and new Fitness Center protocols.

Masks must be worn before, during, and after your workout. As locker rooms and cubbies are closed, you may keep your belongings/bags with you in your designated workout zone.

Visit the Fitness Center webpage for full details on operations and user requirements/procedures.


The Gitenstein Library is available to all students, whether residing on or off campus. It will function primarily as a study space and a place for students to attend remote classes, whether using their own laptop, tablet, or other electronic device or a library computer. Students participating in remote classes in the library must bring their own headsets. Library hours may be found online.

Ask a Librarian (reference) services are provided remotely, and course reserves are limited to online materials. State guidelines currently restrict occupancy to 25 percent of building capacity; currently only the first floor and lower level are available. In keeping with TCNJ’s mask policy, no food or drink is allowed anywhere in the building. Both drive-up and walk-up pickup of library materials will be provided to faculty, staff, and students throughout the semester. More information

Packer Hall

Packer Hall will be closed for the fall semester.

Recreation Center

The Recreation Center will be closed for athletic purposes.

TCNJ Bookstore

The TCNJ Bookstore will be open to the public as of Monday, August 17, with limited hours: Monday–Friday 11 a.m.–5 p.m. and Saturday–Sunday noon–5 p.m. Masks must be worn by all customers, faculty, and staff inside the store, and the flow of store traffic promotes social distancing to keep all customers safe. Curbside pickup and ship-to-home contactless delivery options are available.