Big Red Barn Graduate and Professional Student Center
The Big Red Barn, an old carriage house turned student center, is located in the heart of campus and surrounded by lawns and gardens.A central place for eating and relaxing, the Big Red Barn hosts more than 200 events per year, including the ever popular T.G.I.F. (Tell Grads It's Friday), International Conversation Hour, Trivia Night, Speed Dating and the Second Chance Prom for students who missed their first one.
The Big Red Barn houses cozycafé with a delicious breakfast and lunch menu. Enjoy a Belgian waffle and hot specialty coffee for breakfast, a Sicilian Pasta Bake for lunch, or a Freshtake Grab-n-Go salad or packaged kosher dish if you're in a hurry. Relax outdoors at our picnic tables, or sit inside by the fireplace in our comfortable lounge furniture.
The Big Red Barn's eatery is open to the whole Cornell community for breakfast and lunch, Monday through Friday. The Graduate and Professional Student Center staff provides snacks and beverages to graduate and professional students on afternoons and evenings, and hosts numerous events and programs throughout the academic year.