Welcome to the Sykes Student Union at West Chester University

Our Mission

Sykes Union and Student Activities creates vibrant campus community through excellent programs and services.

Our Vision

To be a leader in intentional community building that prioritizes student success through:

  • Creating and sustaining affirming spaces for all
  • Providing students leadership opportunities
  • Fostering campus traditions
  • Offering meaningful experiences focused on a sense of belonging

Our Values


Commitment to Social Justice

Sykes Union and Student Activities values cultivating affirming spaces in our building and programs for all students and the WCU community. We will continue to do so even in the most challenging and uncertain of times.

Sykes Union is a student-centered place that is committed to providing space to gather, unite, and share ideas. Our team is dedicated to the role of the college union and utilizing our resources in the active pursuit of equity and social justice.

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Building Hours

Fall Break Hours (10.15.21 - 10.19.21)

Friday 7:30am-1am
Saturday 8am-7:00pm
Sunday 10am-7:00pm
Monday & Tuesday: 7:30am-7:00pm


Monday-Thursday 7:30am-Midnight
Friday 7:30am-1am
Saturday 8am-1am
Sunday 10am-Midnight


Please reference the Campus Store website for up to date store hours.



If you have any comments, concerns, or suggestions, we encourage you to share them with us. The Sykes Student Union staff strives to provide excellence and we appreciate your feedback.

Sykes Student Union Online Suggestion Box


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