Returning Safely to the Commons

When you return to campus, you will find the following facility modifications:


  • All lounge furniture will be located 6ft apart.  Floor markers indicate where furniture should be placed to ensure it is not moved.   
  • Signage in lounges include reminders to maintain 6ft distance and to wear a face mask.  
  • Spaces in which physical distancing is not feasible, such as the Meditation & Prayer Room, the Club Hub, and Club Offices will be closed until further notice.  

Hallways, Elevators, and Stairs  

  • Traffic flow throughout the University Commons is dictated by floor arrows.  
  • Flow of traffic on stairwells has been indicated with signage and floor decals.  
  • The number of riders per elevator has been limited to one.   

Conference Rooms & Events  

  • All conference rooms are configured to maintain 6ft distance between meeting attendees.  
  • Limited capacity in rooms as per the NJ State Indoor Gathering Guidelines.   
  • Building staff will monitor attendance at events to ensure rooms are not over capacity.  
  • All audio/visual equipment will be disinfected after use.  


  • Plexiglass barriers will be located at the Information Desk so customers can interact with our staff members.  
  • Community members wishing to enter the Hospitality Services suite will be asked to wait in a physically distant line outside of the suite until staff are available to assist 

Dining Services 


Service Modifications 

Conference Room Modifications   

All conference rooms are setup in the layout indicated below to maintain 6 foot physical distancing.  If you do not see a room that fits your needs, please reach out to our Scheduling Specialists at


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