Front side of the Burge Union from the adjacent parking lot.

New Spaces for New Experiences

In KU's Central District, the Burge Union redefines campus spaces with its dynamic design. Offering versatile meeting spaces for KU and Lawrence, it features the grand Forum for up to 1,000 guests and contemporary open areas, injecting modern fun into this exceptional venue.

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Heart of KU Central District

Featuring meeting and event spaces for the KU and Lawrence community to enjoy at the Burge Union!
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A map of the main level of the Burge Union including multiple meeting spaces, ETC and SAPEC.

Main Level

This level includes 5 various meeting spaces including the Discovery Room and Forums. As well, the Emily Taylor Center for Women and Gender Equity and Sexual Assault Prevention and Education Center are housed here.
A map of the mezzanine level of the Burge Union including Ablution, Lactation, Reflection and Quiet Rooms..


This level includes multifunctional wellness spaces including an Ablution, Lactation, Reflection and Quiet room. As well, the Legal Services for Students office is located here.

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The University of Kansas
The Burge Union
1565 Irving Hill Rd.
Lawrence, KS 66045

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