Banks of gaming machines host student gamers in a colorfully-lit space.

Level Up

2nd floor, Lockwood Memorial Library (North), North Campus 

Fall semester hours

All hours are Eastern Time. Hours subject to change.

Friday, August 25 - Wednesday, December 20*
Day Opens Closes
Monday 9 a.m. 11 p.m.
Tuesday 9 a.m. 11 p.m.
Wednesday 9 a.m. 11 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m. 11 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. 11 p.m.
Saturday Noon 11 p.m.
Sunday Noon 11 p.m.


Friday, August 25: Closed
Saturday, August 26: Closed
Sunday, August 27: Closed
Monday, September 4: Closed
Monday, October 9: Closed (Critical server update)
Tuesday, October 10: Closed (Critical server update)
Wednesday, November 22: Closed
Thursday, November 23: Closed
Friday, November 24: Closed
Saturday, November 25: Closed

Esports Arena


The Esports Arena features 52 Alienware gaming PCs with computer monitors and a four screen Jumbotron.  Six of the Alienware gaming PCs are reserved for the varsity Esports team. You may spend a maximum of 15 hours per week of game time in the Esports Arena. A Charge + Lock charging station is located inside the Esports Arena.


Title Platform
Aim Lab Steam
Apex Legends  
Assassin's Creed Odyssey Ultimate Edition* Steam
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered*
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Steam
Destiny 2 Steam
Diablo II*
Dota 2  
Dota Underlords  
EVE Online  
Fortnite Epic
Genshin Impact N/A
Halo Infinite Steam
Heroes of the Storm
League of Legends Riot
Lost Ark Steam
MapleStory Steam
MIR4 Steam
Overwatch 2*
Path of Exile  
Psychonauts 2* Steam
Realm Royale Steam
Roblox N/A
Rocket League Epic
RuneScape Steam
StarCraft II
Teamfight Tactics Riot
Team Fortress 2 Steam
Valorant Riot
Warframe Steam
World of Warcraft

*Paid games

Console Lounge


There are 8 console pods, available by reservation only. Each contains Xbox Series X, Sony PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch and the ability to hook up your own retro gaming console. You may make a maximum of one appointment per day in the console pods.


PlayStation 5

  • ASTRO's PlayRoom
  • Demon's Souls
  • FIFA 23
  • Ghost of Tsushima
  • God of War (2018)
  • Gran Turismo
  • Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
  • Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales
  • NBA 2K23
  • Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
  • Returnal
  • Sackboy: A Big Adventure

Nintendo Switch

  • Mario Kart 8
  • Super Mario Party
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate


  • Dirt 5
  • FIFA 21
  • Forza Horizon 5
  • Gears 5
  • Halo
  • Injustice 2
  • Madden NFL 21
  • Minecraft
  • Minecraft Dungeons
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps
  • Star Wars: Squadrons
  • Tetris Effect
  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege

Video Tour

Common Questions

Do I need a reservation to play games?

The Esports Arena (the big room with Alienware PCs) does not require a reservation. The eight console pods can be reserved via UB Navigate or by installing the Navigate app on your smartphone.

How can I learn more about Esports at UB?

Check out Student Life's information about Esports and the UB Student Gaming Association.

Can I suggest a game title?

How can I send feedback?

What is your policy for fines and damages?

  • UB students will be charged full replacement costs for equipment that is not returned or not returned in working order.
  • Fees for equipment damaged, stolen, or lost based on current replacement cost.
  • Students will be billed through Student Accounts and the student account will be blocked until payment is received in full.
  • Privileges for use of space will be suspended until payment is received in full.


Still need help?

Contact the UBIT Help Center.