Dec 7, 2021
If you’re still looking for the perfect place to finish studying for finals week, look no further. These top 9 tucked away spots are quiet, peaceful, and conveniently located on our beautiful campus.
#1 Goedert Roof Deck
Located off the second floor of Pollard Hall, the Goedert Roof Deck is the ideal place to start your day. Pour over your notes in the morning light with a cup of coffee as the city of St. Augustine wakes up around you.
#2 Pollard Hall Second Floor Lobby
Just steps away from the rooftop is the second-floor lobby of Pollard Hall. You’ll be able to focus on any task at hand thanks to the quiet and calm energy within Pollard’s halls.
#3 Ponce Mezzanine
The Ponce Mezzanine is one of the most beautiful study spots on campus! Bonus; you’re only steps away from the Dining Hall, making for an easy commute when it’s time for a lunch break.
#4 Ponce Verandas
If fresh air is more your style, head to the Ponce Verandas. Here, you’ll enjoy natural light and a charming spot tucked away from the hustle and bustle of King Street.
#5 Abare Lounge
Pay a visit to the Abare lounge and play a quick game on the Xbox when you’re ready for a well-deserved study break!
#6 Abare Porch
Abare’s quiet and secluded porch is a great place to read up on your most challenging material. Come equipped with a cup of coffee and a snack because once you’re settled in here, you won’t want to leave!
#7 Abare Patio
The patio has something for everyone including tables for a group, rocking chairs for a party of one, and a large are of grass that’s perfect for anyone who wants to soak up some sun while getting their studying done.
#8 FEC Courtyard
Located right outside every FEC tower is a courtyard with benches, tables, and chairs that are ideal for groups of studying Saints!
#9 The Commons
At The Commons, you will have your choice between high-top tables or comfortable lounge furniture. As an added bonus, you’ll easily be able to pop into the pod for a snack or caffeine fix.