The Student Union is named for Mary Eleanor Brackenridge, a strong advocate for the advancement of women. She was appointed to the first Board of Regents, and she was president of the Texas Woman Suffrage Association from 1913 to 1914.
The Student Union at TWU provides facilities and services intended to meet the needs of a diverse University community. The Student Union provides students an opportunity to develop leadership skills that provide a foundation for service within and beyond their academic experience.
The following offices are located in the Student Union on the Denton campus: the Center for Student Development , Commuter and Non-Traditional Student Services, and the offices of the Vice President and the Associate Vice President for Student Life. A notary public service for students, faculty, and staff is available in Room 206 in the building. Contact the Student Life Office at 940-898-3601 for details. Contact the Student Union office at 940-898-3641 to reserve meeting room space.
The Student Government Association , the Campus Activities Board , Volunteer Services , Greek Life , and the Student Union Board are also located in the building. Student Union space is also provided on the T. Boone Pickens Institute of Health Sciences Campus and in the Houston Center . Please call the Pickens Institute at 214-689-6503 and the Houston Center at 713-794-2331 for further information about their Student Centers.
Other services in the Student Union on the Denton campus include four dining locations, the TWU Bookstore , Higher One ATM machine, computer labs, cyber cafe, TV and game room, meeting and lounge space, locker rentals, and a lactation room.