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The BOG is a venue open to all IIT students!

Current Hours of Operation

The Bog's hours of operation for the Spring 2016 semester are:

Monday - Wednesday: 11:00 am to 6 pm
Thursday - Friday: 8:30 am to 1 am
Saturday (October - March, closed during breaks): 5 pm to 1 am

Come join us in The BOG (located on the lower level of Hermann Hall). We have all the current video game systems, Pinball and Pacman machines, darts, pool and ping pong.

We also have an 8-lane bowling alley, open every Thursday and Friday night!

Reserve the BOG

Are you interested in using The BOG on a Thursday, Friday or Saturday between the hours of 5 pm and 1 am?
Union Board manages the programming calendar for evening hours in The BOG on Thursday, Friday and Saturday! Make sure to work with them when planning your events.
Reach out to to see what availability is left for the Spring 2016 semester.

Are you interested in using The BOG during any other time? If you are a student organization or a department, reach out to Alex Carlson at If you are an outside company, reach out to Events Services.

Commuter Lounge

The BOG (located in the lower level of Hermann Hall) is also home to the Commuter Lounge. Open Monday-Friday from 11 a.m.-6 p.m., you can bring your homework, your lunch, or just hang out and play games. Amenities of the lounge include a refrigerator, microwave, and all games (except for bowling).

Upcoming Events

We have something happening every Thursday and Friday! Come down and check it out!

Bog Events