The students of Diablo Valley College voted for the construction of a new Student Union Center in April of 1990. The Margaret Lesher Student Union Building serves as a laboratory of citizenship, training future leaders in social responsibility and leadership in democratic aspects of society. The idea became a reality on January 21, 1998 when the building was opened. Now DVC students can utilize the facilities and the services provided at the Student Union.
There are 8 computers for student use and an additional Voter Registration mobile station.
This area has soft sofas, a variety of games, and study tables with chairs outside of three small meeting rooms. Each meeting room has the seating capacity for six to eight. There are no media services in these rooms.
A large conference room with seating capacity for 74. Please reserve through the Student Union Building Use request form, Media services available in room; LCD projector, large projection screen, white board, sound system, and Microphone.
This is a club work room with storage cabinets for club files and materials. Please contact the Student Life Office staff to reserve other space for your committee or club meeting/s.
This room houses the President of the Associated Students of Diablo Valley College. The ASDVC President may also be contacted via email: DVCASpre@dvc.edu
Clubs and ASDVC committee meeting are held in this medium size room with a seating capacity for 25. Please reserve through the Student Life Office, Media service available in room; white board, LCD Projector, screen and sound system. There are storage cabinets for ASDVC, ICC and clubs that meet in this space.
This space was designated by ASDVC as the Food Pantry to serve all students in need.
There is a small storage area located within room 101. This small glass enclosed room serves as office space for the pantry staff and provides building storage.
This room was repurposed by ASDVC Diversity Affairs Committee and approved by the Senate to serve as a venue for: Basic Needs, Dreamer, Health, LGBTQ+, and SparkPoint Center to provide direct student services.
Located lower level outside the Basement Cafe this grassy area overlooks the campus duck pond. Please reserve through the Student Union Building Use request form, Electrical outlet available on cement patio and amplified sound is allowed.
Student Union Building Request forms are submitted to the Student Union Building Committee for criteria review. This standing committee meets weekly during the fall and spring term. The committee is chaired by the ASDVC Secretary. Completed request forms should be emailed to DVCASsec@dvc.edu or brought to the Student Life Office. Summer term request forms should be submitted directly to the Student Life Office where it will be reviewed for approval by the Program Manager or designee.