Office of
Student Activities

Quentin P. Smith Student Lounge      


Quentin was a member of the Tuskegee Airman 477th Composite Group and one of the last Tuskegee Airmen, Recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal, Gary City Councilman, Trustee of the Calumet College of Joseph. Graduate of Indiana State University in 1940, Masters Degree in English. A long time educator of Gary Public Schools where he served as teacher, guidance counselor, Principal of Roosevelt Junior High School, the first principal of Westside High School.


CCSJ’s student center is The Place to be and be seen on campus.  And the best part, as a student all activities are FREE!

The center offers:

  • A game room complete with consoles and the latest games;

  • pool, ping pong and darts;

  • board games;

  • large 3D flat screen television;

  • Wi-Fi access; and

  • fitness classes such as Zumba, yoga, strength training, salsa dancing and more starting fall 2014.

Holiday Schedule

Quentin P. Smith Student Activity Center will be CLOSED on the following dates:

November 24 - December 1
December 12
December 22 - January 12


Fall Semester
Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Fridays 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Summer Hours
Monday – Friday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Center Hours
Monday – Thursday  9:00 a.m. –  7:00 p.m.
Friday  10:00 a.m. –  5:00 p.m.
Saturday  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed

Student Activities

Clubs and Organizations

Clubs Events

Quentin P. Smith Student Lounge


Student Activities Homepage

Contact Information Office of Student Activities

Bailey, Diane
Director of Student Activities

Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 9:00 A.M. -5:00 P.M.
              Wednesday 11:00 A.M. 7:00 P.M.                      

Room: 157


Student Lounge Hours:
Monday & Wednesday 1:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 A.M.- 7:00 P.M.
Fridays CLOSED 


Telephone: (219) 473-4222 (Indiana)
                      (773) 721-0202, Ext. 222 (Illinois)                       1-877-700-9100 (Toll Free)