Our Lounge

The Women's Resource Center is open Monday through Friday from 9:00-5:00pm. We are located in the Smith Memorial Student Union (SMSU) on the fourth floor in Room 439. Our main entrance is located next door to the Dean of Student Life Office.

The SMSU building has four entrances, two of which are accessible entrances. The first accessible entrance can be accessed by entering through the doors on the SW Broadway side of the building. The second entrance is available by accessing the doors that are on the side of the building next to Cramer Hall. For more information please see our ADA Access to the WRC page.

The Lounge

Our lounge is a comfortable and safe space for students to study, eat, and meet. We have a children's area for parents with an assorted number of children's toys. We have many couches and tables for studying or relaxing. Drop by to use our small kitchenette to heat up your lunch or have a cup of coffee or tea.

two sea-foam colored lounge chairs flank a grey sofa with blue pillows next to a white standing lamp in front of alight-filled room with windows in the back

Reserving the WRC Space

The Women’s Resource Center space is available for scheduling during business hours. Our space can be used by PSU departments and student groups.

If your group is interested in reserving the WRC space for an event, please fill out our WRC Lounge Space Request Form or email us at wrc@pdx.edu.

Partnering with the WRC

If you are coordinating an event that you would like the WRC to co-sponsor, please fill out the WRC Event Co-Sponsorship Application Form or email us at wrc@pdx.edu.

Family Friendly Space

The Women's Resource Center is a family-friendly and child-friendly space on the PSU campus. The WRC has a changing table and toys for children to play with whenever they visit our spacious and comfortable lounge.

For more information about family friendly spaces around campus, visit the Services for Students with Children webpage.

a child's colored pencil drawing of a grey dog wearing a green and red party hat and a checkered bandana around its neck inside of a pink heart with the words "happy new year from the WRC by Xander" written below

ADA Accomodations at Events

Students needing ADA accommodations for an event please contact the Disability Resource Center at
503-725-4150 or drc@pdx.edu at least two weeks prior to the event.

Have questions about event accessibility? Please contact us at wrc@pdx.edu.