Latest News

Two Bloomfield College Alumni Will Play Professional Basketball in Spain
Nick Davidson '18 and Ignacio Diez '18 have signed professional basketball contracts in Spain.
Bloomfield College Announces Impressive Lineup of Speakers in New Lecture Series
The College is excited to welcome the following guests to campus during its 150th anniversary year. Each monthly session begins at 3:00 p.m. on campus.
Bloomfield College Announces Division of Education Event
Bloomfield College has announced a special Division of Education event on Tuesday, September 25 at 3:00 p.m.
Bloomfield College to Host Bestfoods Recognition Event
Since 2002, the Bestfoods Educational Foundation has been a generous supporter of Bloomfield College. Join us at a recognition program and reception on Thursday, September 13, at 4:00 p.m.
Bloomfield College, Hillside Announce Scholarship Partnership
“It is my honor, as Mayor of Hillside, to be in partnership with such great people and a wonderful institution like Bloomfield College,” said Mayor Dahlia Vertreese.
Bloomfield College Alumni Share Why They Returned as Adjuncts
There are many ways to stay connected to your alma mater, and these alumni now teach at the College! Get to know them.
Bloomfield College Students Head to South Africa
Two Bloomfield College seniors, Armani Figueroa-Richardson and Andrea Montes, will travel to Grahamstown, South Africa to work with Inkululeko learners and leadership.

Student Center relocates to Talbott Hall

By: Andrew Mees, Director of College and Athletics Communications                        communications@bloomfield.edu

The Student Center will have a new home for the start of the 2014-2015 academic year, as the hub of campus activity has relocated to Talbott Hall on the College Quad for the start of the fall semester.

Part of the College’s near term (one-to-five-year) renovation plans, the five-month construction project will provide students and staff with a four-level, 14,500-square-foot space, complete with state-of-the-art upgrades to provide a signature college life experience.

“I am so excited to see our students’ reactions when they visit the new Student Center,” Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Dr. Patrick Lamy said. “The relocation to Talbott Hall will result in the largest concentration of students and cultural, social and educational activities for residents and commuters at the College. Its location on the Quad will result in approximately 500-600 students in the vicinity at any time, making it a vibrant area and the center of campus life.”

Featuring a lounge area complete with a fireplace and communal seating, the building will also house Deacon’s Den Pizza and Grill, a restaurant open to the campus community. Other amenities include a game room complete with video game stations, pool table and pingpong table, and a new Commuter Lounge that includes computer stations and lounge seating for commuter students.

The College’s Wellness Center will also be housed in the new space, in addition to offices for the school’s Center for Student Leadership and Engagement (CSLE), Student Government and Greek Council. The new location will be open on Thursday, Aug. 21, coinciding with the start of the College’s New Student Orientation program.

“We are thrilled to be opening our new Student Center next week,” CSLE director Jennifer Troxell said. “We hope that our students will take advantage of all of the great things our new home has to offer, and that it will become a vibrant space that creates an exciting atmosphere on the Quad. We can’t wait for our students to come back to campus and make this great new area their own.”

Click here to view our Flickr photo gallery of the College's new Student Center.