Trumbull offers a variety of common spaces for your comfort and entertainment enjoyment. For spaces that require a reservation, find room reservation forms under the Spaces Menu. As soon as your request has been approved, you will receive an email from the Trumbull Office.
Trumbull Library: The library has been thoroughly inventoried, the favorite red plush chairs have been reupholstered, and there’s no better place to do serious studying at Trumbull. You can also take a break from your work to enjoy some of the wonderful books that crowd the shelves; see what’s new this year just to the right inside the door. No food or drink please.
Common Room: Possibly the most beautiful room in Trumbull, the common room is a great place to meet friends and chat, or sit quietly with a book. There’s even a grand piano!
The common room is the “living room” of the college and cannot be reserved for non-TC sponsored events.
Seminar Room: Meet a tutor, schedule a meeting, have a class; the seminar room is multi-purpose. There is also a 65-inch flat-screen TV with Blue Ray for presentations.
ACCESS: Trumbull residents use their room key; off campus, Old Campus and Swing Space need to sign out an activity room key from the Head of College’s Office.
RESTRICTIONS: No food or drink is allowed.
Reserving and Using the gym
For access, if you live in TC please use your room key; if you live on Old Campus, Swing Space or off campus, please sign out an activity room key from the Trumbull Office. If you have questions about the space, contact the Trumbull Office.
Music Practice Rooms
Music Practice Rooms:
There are two music practice rooms. The MUSIC PRACTICE ROOM (Room 24) in the basement is a smaller space with an upright piano and room for two additional chairs and music stands at most.
RESTRICTIONS: No food or drink is allowed.
The MUSIC STUDIO (Room S14), located in the sub-basement, is a larger space with a piano and drum set and is suitable for individual or group practice.
To request a key for the music studio, you need a check availability and fill out a room request form. As soon as your request has been approved, you will receive an email from the Trumbull Office. A key cannot be signed out before the request form is approved.
Complete Part I of request form if the space will only be used for individual practice purposes. Complete Part II of request form if space will be used for group practice. This practice room is used on a first come, first served basis.
RESTRICTIONS: Trumbull student(s) must be the individual or a member of the group. No food or drink allowed.
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, PLEASE EMAIL TCADMIN@YALE.EDU TO REQUEST A ROOM RESERVATION FORM. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE.To check availability of room and fill out the form required to reserve the art studio, please go here. As soon as your request has been approved, you will receive an email from the Trumbull Office. A key cannot be signed out before the room request is approved.
RESTRICTIONS: No food or drink allowed.
This beautiful black-box theater offers a host of opportunities to anyone with thespian tendencies. There is also a large movie screen and projector. To check availability, please visit the Nick Chapel Google calendar. If the theater is available, please submit one of the applications: Live Production or Special Event (Non-Live) to email@example.com.
Live Production Application. Note: This link will bring you to the Undergraduate Productions website, you can find the Nick Chapel application under “Resources”.
If your request is approved, you will be contacted by the Nick Chapel student aide who will confirm your reservation request, review user responsibilities, user procedures and user access.
Tango to your heart’s content in Trumbull’s dance studio; the flexi-floor will keep you limber.
Using the Dance Studio
To check availability, please visit the Dance Studio Google calendar. To obtain a key and/or make a reservation for the dance studio please fill out the room reservation request form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. As soon as your request has been approved, you will receive an email from the Trumbull Office with information about signing out a key. A key cannot be signed out before the room request is approved.
Students may not reserve the space for more than 3 hours per week per individual/group.
Dancers are welcome to use the studio on a first come first served basis anytime it is available.
RESTRICTIONS: No street shoes allowed. No food or drink allowed.
The Study: It’s big. It’s roomy. It’s the TV room. Enjoy the large flat-screen TV and catch your favorite shows or sports event. The TV room is available on a first come, first served basis.
Using the TV Room
We have the library for quiet study, the seminar and common rooms for group study, and now we have “The Study”, a gorgeous new space for lounging and group study with a chic, 1930s retro feel. “The Study”, is located in the basement of entryway D and is furnished with lots of comfortable seating and great lighting. The flat screen TV has a new Oppo multi-regional DVD player for projecting special projects or movies from your laptop. Enjoy “The Study”!
The Study is available for reserving through the Head of College office (room G103). Reservation requests must be received two business days before the date requested.
Student Kitchen: It’s a true transformation from our little closet of old to the big, beautiful space we’re about to move into. Bon appétit! If you have questions about using the student kitchen contact the Trumbull Office or the Student Kitchen Aide.
Any Trumbull student is eligible to use the kitchen. To request a key for the kitchen, you need to fill out a kitchen request form. As soon as your request has been approved, you will receive an email from the Trumbull Office to please contact a Student Kitchen Aide to schedule a time to use the kitchen. A key cannot be signed out before room reservation form is approved. The kitchen key is to be signed out from the aide then returned after using the space and inspection. This makes it possible to maintain a clean and well equipped space for all.
Computer Clusters: Need a computer? No problem: head upstairs to one of Trumbull’s two computer clusters. We’ve also added a two-monitor state-of-the-art AV editing station; make your own movies and become famous!