Lebanese American University

Facilities Management FM

Plan, Build, Operate and Maintain

Wadad Sabbagh Khoury Student Center

Students on the Beirut campus now have a home away from home in Wadad Sabbagh Khoury Student Center. Located at the corner of Upper Gate, the building connects to Nicol Hall via a spacious and futuristic revamped cafeteria. It was designed with special consideration to sustainability and energy management. The building mainly serves students by hosting most of their activities and events. It also provides a wide variety of recreational experiences and socialization opportunities for students‚ faculty and staff in the various interactive spaces. The Center is also characterized by a modern vibrant design exhibiting a combination of lively colors on each level and glass walls and partitions providing a bright and playful mood.

Photo: Office of the Dean of Students

Photo: Study room

Photo: Cyber café

Photo: Student center

Building Profile
Year of Completion1996
Spacial Area4,310.9 m2
Building Code/NumberWKSC / 102
Occupants List of Occupants
Instructional Spaces List of Instructional Spaces

Building History

Former Learning Resource Center built in 1988. As of 2014, it is the home for Outreach and Civic Engagement Department; SINARC Arabic-Language and Culture Program, Dean of Students Department (advising services, career guidance and placement; health services…).

Directory of Functions per Level
Level 5
  • Computer Lab
  • Conference Room
  • Student Lounge
  • Outreach and Civic Engagement Department
  • SINARC Arabic-Language and Culture Program
  • Study Room
Level 4
  • Campus Student Activities
  • Club’s Room
  • Counseling Services
  • Dean of Students Department
  • Recreational Room
  • Red Cross
  • SDEM Strategic Communications
  • Student Lounge
Level 3
  • Cafeteria
  • Clinic Office
  • Cyber Café
  • Health Services (Infirmary)
  • International Services Office (OIS) - MEPI
Level 2
  • Classrooms
  • Lecture Hall
  • Multipurpose Activities Room
  • Music Room
  • Practice Room
  • Testing Services Office
Level 1
  • Fitness Center


Last Updated: July 26, 2021

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