Lawson (Richard and Patricia) Computer Science Building (LWSN)

Address: 
305 N. University Street West Lafayette, IN 47907

The Lawson Computer Science Building (LWSN) consolidates the Purdue Computer Science Department from five buildings to two. The building provides 45 faculty offices, 55 teaching assistant offices and 70 offices for research assistants. There are four classrooms, four instructional labs, five research labs and a student activity center. There is a sixteen-screen display in the commons area of the building, installed so that students could test interactive programs and human-computer interactions. The building also offers students a variety of interaction areas and a deli-style café and espresso bar. The building and instructional labs within the building are open 6 a.m. to 2 a.m., seven days a week.