The Student Union and Activities Advisory Board (SUAAB) plans co-curricular and extra-curricular programs and events for the U.T. Dallas community. SUAAB’s goal is to provide programs to enrich students’ lives and to provide opportunities for faculty-student interaction.
In addition to housing the Child Care center, the Counseling Center, Student Health Services and other Student Life offices, the Student Union provides meeting rooms, a TV lounge, billiards and ping pong, an arcade, the Comet Lounge (for study and leisure), Comet Café (food service), THE PUB (a coffeehouse), and the Info Depot offering discount tickets, locker rentals, the Comet Card (identification and on-campus debit card) a notary service, information, and referrals. The Student Union is also home to student organizations, Student Government, the Student Union and Activities Advisory Board, and Student Publications. A vending area, a first-aid dispenser, and an ATM are also located in the Student Union.