Mike and Josie Harper Center

Mike and Josie Harper Center

Harper Center

Completed in 2008, the Mike and Josie Harper Center serves as the student commons for the eastern side of campus, and is home to a number of University programs and services, including the Heider College of Business.

From the first visit to campus at the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, to New Student Orientation programs in the Hixson-Lied Auditorium, to meaningful experiences and discussions at the Schlegel Center for Service and Justice, to countless meals in the dining hall, the Mike and Josie Harper Center is an integral part of the student experience.

Level One (Ground Level)

- Card Services and Mail Center
- Harper Dining Hall
- Brew Jay Quick Shop
- John P. Fahey Career Center
- Office of Financial Aid
- Office of Student Employment
- Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Level Two (Main Level)

- Hixson-Lied Auditorium
- iJay Authorized Apple Store
- Securities and Investment Analysis Center

Level Three

- Heider College of Business
- Business Ethics Alliance
- Meeting Rooms and Classrooms

Level Four

- Faculty Offices for the Heider College of Business
- Ahmanson Ballroom
- Fitzgerald Boardroom

Holiday and Break Schedule

Holiday hours and break schedules will coincide with the University schedule. The Harper Center will be closed on all recognized University holidays. Extended closed days will surround holidays as dictated by the administration. Students will not have after hour access during holidays and breaks.


The Mike and Josie Harper Center is one of the largest employers of students on campus. Interested in a job? Whether you’re an incoming freshman, a transfer student, or a returning student simply looking for a new job, we have a variety of positions available.

Employment within the Mike and Josie Harper Center is independent from the Federal Work Study program. We offer flexible hours and competitive starting wages, so if you are looking for an on-campus job that is both convenient and fun, be sure to check us out!