Starbucks merchandise in southeast neighborhood

Campus gets caffeinated

An additional coffee shop is about to make its campus debut.

mural in Starbucks connecting to apartment building
A mural along the north wall of Starbucks connects the store to the hallway of the Southeast Neighborhood Apartments.

Starbucks, connected to the Southeast University Neighborhood Apartments, is set to have a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Brookings Area Chamber of Commerce August 7 at 10 a.m. 

The store serves not just campus, but the Brookings community as well.

Located near Seventh Street and Jackrabbit Avenue, the 2,500-square-foot, full-menu store is set to be open year-round. The location will employ 25 students.

When coffee is done being served for the day, a security gate will close up the Starbucks portion of the building. The lounge areas are open till midnight, giving students a place to study and relax.

Starbucks seating area