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University Center and Student Activities

The Lankford Student Union was built in 1966 and is named after President Francis Greenfield Lankford.

The Student Union houses the following offices:

It also houses the Commuter Lounge, Lancer Cafe, Recreation Area, and Post Office.

 If you would like to submit an advertisement for the weekly email or the table tents in the dining hall - please email advertise@longwood.edu.

The Lankford Student Union and all programs sponsored by the office are open to Longwood University faculty, staff, and students.

Baseball Trip - Washington Nationals vs. Phillies

The Student Union Advisory Board is sponsoring a trip to the Washington Nationals vs. Phillies baseball game on September 7th.  The cost is $32 which includes the ticket for the game, the bus ride to the game, and a $15 voucher to use at the concession stands.  The bus will leave at 9:00am from behind the Student Union.  The game starts at 1:30pm.  Questions - contact covertal@longwood.edu.

Click here to register for the game.




 Vendor Registration for Longwood University

If you would like to sell merchandise or promote your business on Longwood University Campus - please click here to register your date for selling your items.  An email will be sent to you with payment information.  Payment must be received 24 hours before vending on campus.  Any questions, please call 434-395-2103.


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    September 19-21, 2014

    Please join us for our Family Weekend. It will be a weekend filled with fun, family and fellowship.

    Family Weekend is not funded by State Funds, Tuition of State Fees. Family Weekend is an independent and self-supporting activity for families and friends of the University.

    For more information, contact Angie Covert at covertal@longwood.edu or 434-395-2103.

    Click here to go to the Family Weekend page to register.




    Shuttles Home for Fall Break

    Need a ride home for Fall Break?  Sign up to ride the bus to Springfield Metro Station, Northern Virginia and Thomas Nelson Community College in the Tidewater Area.  The cost is $40 for the round trip.  The buses will leave Longwood (behind the Student Union) on October 10th at 4:00pm and then pick you up at your destination on October 14th at 3pm.  These times are subject to change due to traffic, weather, and other things beyond our control. Please remember that the bus will leave on time at each stop.  If you have any questions, please contact covertal@longwood.edu.


    Click here to register.


Student Union Hours

  • M-F 8:15 A.M.-12:00 A.M.
  • Sat./Sun.- 12:00 P.M - 12:00AM
  • Hours are subject to change due to holidays and school breaks.

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