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LaFortune Student Center provides Notre Dame students with a meeting place for social, cultural and educational pursuits. The building was constructed in 1883 as Science Hall and was converted to a student center in the 1950's. The initial renovation, as well as subsequent expansions, were made possible by gifts from the Joseph A. LaFortune family of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

The present-day student center contains 83,000 square feet of space, including:

Four offices of the Division of Student Affairs are represented in LaFortune:

Questions about the student center can be directed to