The Anne Queen Lounge

With high ceilings, plentiful natural light, and beautiful furnishings, the Anne Queen Lounge (also known as the Faculty Commons) is a comfortable and popular place to meet. Co-managed by the Campus Y and the Office of Faculty Governance, the Lounge is a hub of activity. From 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. each weekday morning, faculty and their guests enjoy Coffee Hours, sponsored by the OFG. At other times, the room is abuzz with informal meetings as well as scheduled events hosted by Campus Y committees, faculty groups and a wide variety of student and other University-affiliated organizations.

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The Anne Queen Faculty Commons has been furnished with comfortable club chairs and rocking chairs in small conversation groupings, as well as several tables seating three to six people. Arranged this way, seating for thirty people is available. The room is well suited to small groups meeting for coffee or lunch, as well as to individuals seeking a quiet space to read or work. It can also be arranged to accommodate somewhat larger receptions or programs involving up to about 75 people. Additional seating is available by request from Facilities Services. There is no audiovisual equipment in the room. Room Layout


Daytime/Weekday Reservations

The Anne Queen Faculty Commons is reserved for Faculty Coffee Hours from 9:00-11:00 a.m. each weekday morning. To the degree possible, the room will be kept free from reserved use until 1:30 p.m. each day to assure its availability for informal get-togethers and impromptu use by faculty members.

From 1:30-5:00 p.m. on weekdays, the room is available for reserved use for faculty-oriented meetings or programs organized by faculty members, administrators, faculty organizations, or academic or administrative units of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Reservation requests must be received at least three days in advance of the event.

To reserve the room for weekday events before 5:00 p.m., please reference the Office of Faculty Governance reservation policy and form or contact Katie Turner at 919-962-2146 or

Evening and Weekend Reservations

After 5:00 p.m. and on weekends, the Anne Queen Faculty Commons is available to all groups. Please check the calendar for availability. Once availability is determined, please review the facility use policies, then complete the on-line room reservation request form.

Cancellations should be made as soon as it is known that the room is not needed.