The Thomas W. Briggs Student Center, provided through the generosity of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas W. Briggs of Memphis, augmented by gifts of parents and other friends, was dedicated May 2, 1966. It houses a bookstore, mailroom and offices.Extensive renovation of the building was completed in 1991. The Rhea Student Lounge, dedicated July 19, 1989, is a gift of Linda and S. Herbert Rhea. The James A. Matthews Lobby was dedicated April 7, 1997, in memory of the long-time friend of the College. In 2004, the mailroom and Rhea Lounge were renovated and relocated within the building.
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