Campus Buildings

Garvey Commons

Building Abbreviation: GC

This building consists of four dining rooms with cafeteria service seating 1300 at one time. It was named for Beth Porter Garvey, first dean of women. Garvey Commons was built in 1962, and has since been remodeled to ensure students have a comfortable and modern environment.


From 5th Avenue turn east on 6th Street S. Follow 6th Street four blocks to 1st Avenue. Garvey Commons is on the left.


The nearest public parking is the 4th Avenue Parking Ramp or the James W. Miller Learning Resources Center pay lot. Street parking may also be available.


  • Handicap Accessible Parking
  • Handicap Accessible Entrance

Building Hours

    • Offices in Building:(Limited hours: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM)


577 1st Ave S
St. Cloud, MN 56301

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