Student Resources

The College of Liberal Arts has a multitude of resources to assist students in achieving their academic goal. These resources include computer labs, alterative learning spaces, and the Writing Center.  The LA Building also houses the LA Café; a scaled down version of our dining halls offering made-to-order, a la carte items that include sandwiches, wraps, coffee, and sushi. 

Building Hours

Monday - Thursday: 6:00am - 11:00pm
Friday: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Alternative Learning Spaces

The College of Liberal Arts has twelve (12) Alternative Learning Spaces. These quiet spaces are used for studying, student collaboration, educational events, and student group meetings. In some areas, the Alternative Learning Spaces have computers attached to 42 inch LCD monitors and a interface box to allow students, faculty, and guests to connect their laptops and other peripherals. Whiteboards are also available to mimic the classroom experience outside of the classroom.

“ Whether you’re looking for fascinating and perspective-building classes, searching for that quiet place to study, or simply a good atmosphere to cultivate your intellectual curiosity, the Liberal Arts building is the on-campus spot for you. The Liberal Arts building is the perfect place to dive into  topics such as history, geography, family studies, foreign languages, philosophy, English, and everything in between. The Liberal Arts building is regularly home to enlightening speakers raising awareness to important issues in our society and the world as a whole. Academics aside, the Liberal Arts building is the perfect place to find somewhere quiet and chill to study without the restrictions and loneliness of a library. Home to the LA Cafe, the Liberal Arts Building will provide you a great place to study, a great cup of coffee, and a sandwich to help you get through your day and hopefully also get that A. This makes the Liberal Arts building Towson’s best academic building. ”

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The College of Liberal Arts has 7 Windows Operating System computer labs located throughout the building with general software such as Microsoft Office, and departmental specific software such as ArcGIS, SPSS, Faces, Write-N-Cite, and Idrisi. The college also has 1 Mac lab that primarily services the Anthropology majors and EMF majors studying a joint EMF and Anthropology curriculum.

Printing Kiosks

The Liberal Arts building has three (2) Wepa Cloud Printing Kiosks

Building floor/room #
Liberal Arts 2nd Floor, Outside of Room LA2241
Liberal Arts 3rd Floor, Common Area, Near LA3332

Large Format Printing

For CLA students presenting research posters, the College of Liberal Arts provides free printing on our HP LaserJet Z6810 large format printer. Please see your faculty member or the administrative assistant of your department for more information.

Please note that this can only be used by CLA students printing large format posters in conjuction with or for CLA courses/research.  Please submit posters at least two (2) business days prior to your anticipated need.