The Idaho Student Union Building (ISUB) and Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) sustained flood damage in the basement on Friday, Nov. 1. The building is closed while the issue is managed and damage assessed.
Dec. 2, 2019
The ISUB/TLC buildings are open after installation of a new transformer to replace one damaged by the flooding in the basement Nov. 1. Classes will remain in the locations they were held prior to Fall Break. All TLC classes will resume as scheduled Jan. 15, 2020. Offices in ISUB/TLC are open again in their regular spaces. The food court is open with some limited menu choices until supplies can be completely restocked. Events scheduled in the building will continue as planned and new room requests are being accepted for the ISUB/TLC and the Bruce M. Pitman Center.
Nov. 21, 2019
The ISUB/TLC buildings will be closed Nov. 23 through Dec. 1. No access to the buildings will be available as crews complete repairs on the building.
Nov. 13, 2019
Update: 3 p.m. — Modified ISUB Dining Options to Return
Despite the ISUB closure, Vandals Dining will be bringing back some services on Thursday, Nov. 14, including limited Chick-fil-A and Qdoba offerings. A large tent located outside the ISUB will be open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, providing options such as coffee, snacks, sandwiches, salads and beverages. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., there will be a modified Chick-fil-A and Qdoba menu serving the Chick-fil-A original sandwich and Qdoba’s steak, ground beef or impossible burritos. Dining dollars, cash and credit cards will be accepted, and seating will be available inside Einstein Bros.
ISUB Food Tent Menu
Tax is included in all prices. Food comes from Chick-fil-A, Qdoba, The Grid and Starbucks Coffee.
- Chick-fil-A Original Sandwich: $4.12
A boneless breast of chicken seasoned to perfection, hand-breaded and served on a toasted, buttered bun with dill pickle chips.
- Ham Sandwich: $4.23
- Turkey Sandwich: $4.23
- Qdoba Beef Burrito: $8.59
- Qdoba Steak Burrito: $9.12
- Qdoba Impossible Burrito: $10.55
- Blazing California Roll: $6.46
- Krispy Crab Roll: $8.78
- Crunchy Shrimp Roll: $7.62
- Living Color: $9.95
- Classic Garden: $7.20
Mixed greens, vegetables and a choice of dressing.
- Chicken Caesar: $7.20
Garlic chicken, Caesar dressing, croutons, parmesan cheese and tossed lettuce.
- 20 oz. Drinks: $2
Assorted bottled Coke products.
- Drip Coffee: $3.06
Starbucks Coffee regular and decaf.
Sides and Extras
- Assorted Candy: $1.59
- Brownie: $1.58
- Chicken Caesar Wrap: $1.58
- Cookie: $1.58
- Cheese and Grape Cup: $2.96
- CFA Chips: $1.06
- Kind Bars: $2.43
- Assorted Muffins: $2.53
- Pepperoni Cup: $3.17
Nov. 12, 2019
Update: 8 a.m.
Pedestrians should use caution when walking around the ISUB/TLC area as construction crews work to install a new electrical transformer. The work, including pouring concrete and installing the transformer, is expected to take two weeks.
While the construction site is fenced and flaggers are helping control both foot and industrial traffic in the area, caution should be taken, especially by those using the TLC classrooms.
Nov. 11, 2019
Update: 11 a.m.
Some classes have returned to the Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) today, Nov. 11 as temporary power is brought online in the building. All class locations for the rest of the semester can be found in the regular online course list. Classes will remain in these locations through the remainder of the semester. While some classrooms are reopened, power outlets are not operational in the classrooms at this time. Staff will continue to work in relocated offices. The ISUB remains closed.
Nov. 8, 2019
Update: 5 p.m.
Some classes will return to the TLC Monday, Nov. 11, as temporary power is brought online in the building. Any classes not returning to the TLC on Monday have been relocated to alternate rooms with the requested technology. Review the online Class Schedule for an updated list of class locations. While some classrooms will be reopened, power outlets will not be operational at this time. Staff will continue to work in relocated offices. Students needing services of the offices typically located in the TLC/ISUB can get assistance at the relocated offices. The ISUB remains closed. All activities for the remainder of the semester that were previously scheduled in the building have been relocated. No new event space requests will be filled this semester.
Nov. 6, 2019
Update: 4 p.m.
The ISUB/TLC will remain closed through Sunday, Nov. 10 as crews continue to work to repair the electrical system damaged by flooding in the basement. All classes and events through Sunday have been relocated. While work continues, the timing for reopening the buildings remains uncertain. The goal is to open limited classrooms in the TLC by Monday, Nov. 11. But, as a precaution, a backup schedule of class relocations is being organized by the Registrar’s Office. Events currently scheduled in the ISUB will be relocated or rescheduled through Thanksgiving.
Nov. 4, 2019
Update: 6 p.m.
Update: 2:30 p.m.
Class relocations remain in effect as repair work continues on the ISUB/TLC. See the most current class location list for updated information. To help you navigate class relocations, refer to the list of U of I building abbreviations.
Update: 8:30 a.m.
Vandal Dining is offering many dining alternatives while the ISUB is closed. Please see the complete list.
Nov. 3, 2019
Update: 5 p.m.
The ISUB/TLC will most likely remain closed through Wednesday, Nov. 5. Classroom relocation information is available and will be updated as necessary. Please check back regularly.
Additional office relocations:
- Risk Management, Facilities, Room 119
- Administrative Operations, Chiefs Lounge, Pitman Center
- Moscow Police Substation, Safety and Security trailer, Perimeter Drive
(See below for other office relocations)
Nov. 2, 2019
Update: 5:30 p.m.
Every effort is being made to reopen the ISUB/TLC building. Because the timeframe is uncertain, we have also taken precautions by arranging alternative classroom space for the entire week. The schedule will help you find your classroom. Please check back regularly for updates on classes and building status. If you have questions about how these changes impact your classes, please contact your instructor.
If calling an office typically located in the ISUB/TLC is unsuccessful, call the campus operator at 208-885-6111 to be connected. Not all phone are automatically forwarded at this time.
Update: 8 a.m.
SAT testing originally scheduled for TLC has been moved to the Albertson Building, rooms 101, 102 and 201.
Nov. 1, 2019
Update: 9 p.m.
The ISUB/TLC will remain closed Monday, Nov 4. Offices will be relocated, but will maintain normal working hours Monday, Nov. 4. Employees should report to the indicated locations. If your office is not yet listed, please check back for updates. Those needing services from any of the offices below may visit them in these locations. If calling these offices is unsuccessful, call the campus operator at 208-885-6111 to be connected. Not all phones are automatically forwarded at this time.
- Dean of Students – Student Recreation Center
- University Advising Services and Academic Support Programs – Vandal Ballroom, Pitman Center
- SI-PASS, Vandal Ballroom, Pitman Center
- Writing Center – Vandal Ballroom, Pitman Center
- Event Services and Scheduling – Chiefs Lounge, Pitman Center
- Veterans Affairs – Strategic Enrollment Management Suite, Pitman Center
- Office of Multicultural Affairs – Admin 201
- LGBTQA – Women’s Center / Memorial Gym
- Career Services – Strategic Enrollment Management Suite, Pitman Center
- Department of Student Involvement – Student Media, Pitman Center
- Honors – Registrar’s Office, Pitman Center
- Ravens Scholars – Counseling and Testing Center – Forney Hall
The Registrar’s Office is working to relocate Monday classes. Please check back for classroom assignments.
Update: 5 p.m.
Support from the Student Technology Center is available throughout the closure.
- Walk-in help is available at the Library Circulation Desk
- Support tickets can be submitted electronically at support.uidaho.edu
- Phone support is available at 208-885-4357 (885-HELP).
Faculty and staff should continue to use TSPs as normal.
Update: 4 p.m.
The ISUB and TLC will remain closed into the weekend as sump pumps and a transformer, damaged by water, are replaced. Events are being relocated. Check back for more details on relocations.