About DCOM

Building Hours and Policies

The LMU-DCOM building is secured through an access control system. During the academic year, students may enter the building 24 hours, Sunday through Thursday and 6am – 12midnight on Friday and Saturday. Between the weekday hours of 6am – 6pm, the building is open to the public. After 6pm on weekdays and during all weekend hours, the building is only accessible through access control identification cards. On occasion, access hours are adjusted based on student exam schedules and as needs arise. All identification cards of faculty, staff and students are programmed for access permissions into the building, designated classrooms and labs. All LMU students, faculty and staff are expected to wear their University ID badge when in the LMU-DCOM building. Visitors are asked to register with the first floor receptionist to obtain a visitor’s badge.

In an effort to protect visitors, faculty and students from the harmful effects of secondhand smoke, the LMU-DCOM building and grounds are tobacco-free zones. No smoking is allowed in the building, around the building or grounds of LMU-DCOM.

Public (non-applicant) tours of the LMU-DCOM building are offered every Friday at 2 p.m., or by previously scheduled appointment. Contact Amy Drittler at 423.869.7108 for more information. LMU-DCOM guests wishing to have a tour are asked to come to the building Fridays at 2 p.m. or schedule an appointment for a tour at another time.