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Do you need a laptop?

The Martin Luther King Jr. University Union Bookstore sells laptops with special pricing by Apple and Dell for qualified purchasers.

EIU Students... Are you looking for a job?

Please stop by our office in the walkway of the Union for more information about jobs that may be available in the areas listed below. Applicants must be current students attending Eastern Illinois University.

  • Bowling Lanes
  • Bookstore
  • Business Office
  • Building Supervision
  • Panther Pantry
  • Panther Print and Copy Center


Gift Baskets Now Available!

The Ticket Office is now offering gift baskets that can be given to your student!

Gift baskets available include:

  • The Move In Basket $30
  • The Halloween Basket $20
  • Fall Finals Basket $20
  • Valentines Basket $20
  • Spring Finals Basket $20
  • EIU Gift Basket Complete Set (all 5 baskets) $99

For more information, click here!

Our Mission Statement

The Martin Luther King Jr. University Union will strive to provide services and programs in response to students' physical, social, recreational and educational needs. The union also seeks to serve the campus and community by providing a center for meetings, conferences, banquets and camps.