Commuter Students

for students that meet BW's residency exemption requirements.


Commuter Lounge Updates

The lounge recently received a new kitchen counter top equipped with a sink and cabinets! Come see the new renovations and enjoy some coffee with our Keurig and different coffee flavors. The lounge also just installed a Nintendo Switch, which includes many games such as, Mario Kart, Just Dance and Zelda.

Give us your feedback here:

Commuter Activity Board: Biweekly Meetings

Join us in the commuter lounge every other Wednesday at 3:30pm to talk to officers, give feedback, and enjoy snacks! Our next meeting is this Wednesday, 9/20!

Commuter Lounge

Located on the first floor of Heritage Hall (114 Tressel Street).

Open from 7am - 12am during the academic year.

The lounge is available only to commuters. Commuters may bring one guest.


The Commuter Lounge has a fridge, microwave, Keurig (with free coffee & creamer), games, TV, lockers, and a Nintendo Switch. The "Commuter Corner" in the lounge has free snacks and toiletries.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. 1

    Can commuters be involved on campus?

    Of course! You don't have to be a resident to be a member of a student club, student government or part of Fraternity and Sorority Life.

  2. 2

    What services are offered to commuters?

    Besides programs and events, the Commuter Lounge is available to commuters. Our department also shares helpful information via email and Instagram (@bw_reslife). Commuters also have access to BW campus resources, like CASA, Career Center, Rec Center, Health Services, and more.

  3. 3

    Where can I park?

    There is lots of parking around campus. Check out BW's parking map here. Campus Access Services will help answer all parking questions, including how to get a permit.

BW Dining Services

for dining on campus + meal plans

Campus Access Services

for parking + Jacket ID cards

Campus Map

to help you navigate/park on campus

RTA Bus/Train Schedules

to help you get to campus