Services

Union Market

Union Market

The Union Market Convenience Store is a full service, one-stop retail outlet designed to conveniently meet your needs. The store is located on the Main Level of the Students’ Centre. Union Market is managed and operated by Acadia Students’ Union and proceeds from the store support ASU services and initiatives. Shop for all of your favorite snack items and necessities, including convenience foods, sundries, and bulk foods. A full range of snacks and drinks are available.

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Perkin’s

Perkin’s

Named after Dr. James Perkin, 12th President of Acadia University, the coffee shop is a modern, upbeat area that is perfect to grab a snack or just meet with friends.  Make Perkin’s part of your daily routine by enjoying our freshly brewed coffees, trying our trademark “Smoothies”, or ordering up a sub or sandwich the way you want it!

 

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Information Desk

Information Desk

The Information Desk is a service provided by Acadia Students’ Union to the student body, staff, faculty, and the general community. It is located on the Main Level of the Students’ Centre. The Information Desk provides the following services:

Postal Services including stamps, various sized envelopes, X-Press Post Envelopes, Priority Courier Envelopes, and packaging accessories. We do not accept packages from courier companies for students.

Maritime Bus Tickets are available for one-way or return travel for destinations within Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Quebec. Visit the website www.maritimebus.com or call toll free 1-800-575-1807 for schedule information and changes.

Kings Transit Bus Tickets – For your convenience, your public transportation link: www.kbus.ca

ASU Mailboxes can be rented for $40.00 plus tax. Acadia Students’ Union does not allow students to share mailboxes. The replacement fee for each lost mailbox key is $25.00 plus tax. Outgoing mail leaves the Information Desk Post Office at 3:00 pm daily and incoming mail is sorted by 5:00 pm in the mail room. Parcels are kept for a maximum of two weeks. Internal mailboxes are available upon request to eligible groups. Mailboxes that hold accumulated mail for over a month will automatically be closed unless prior arrangements have been made with the Building Manager.

Please visit the following link to register for a mailbox:

http://acadiagear.com/asu-mailbox/

Photocopying/ Fax Services are provided. Local, long distance, and international faxes can be sent and received. Please contact the information desk for up to date pricing. Our fax number is 542-3901.

Dry-Cleaning is a service brought to you by the ASU in conjunction with Vail’s Dry Cleaning. We are a drop-off and pick-up location for your convenience. The ASU is not responsible for items that are not picked up after two weeks.

Tickets/Posters are sold for most upcoming events and activities that are hosted by the ASU. A maximum of six posters for events can be posted free of charge on the bulletin boards within the Students’ Centre. Notices must be stamped and hung in the appropriate areas by the Building Manager on duty, or they will be removed without prior notice.

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Cajun’s

Cajun’s

Cajun’s has been in business for over 20 years!  It is owned and operated by the ASU and is staffed by Acadia Students.  Every purchase made at Cajun’s goes back into the Union, funding activities, clubs, and services for all students.  Cajun’s is conveniently located on the Main Level of the Student’s Centre.

CUSTOM ORDERS:

For all your house, team, event or club clothing needs, Cajun’s also provides the Acadia student population with custom work at competitive prices, and has been a favourite in the community for over 20 years.  We can customize almost anything you can think of, specializing in T-shirts, hoodies, hats, team wear and formal glasses!  If you have an idea for a great new item – let the staff at Cajun’s know – this is the students’ store and we’re here to supply you with what you want.

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Axe Handle

Axe Handle

The ASU is pleased to present the new look “Axe Handle”, complete with a revised menu and student-friendly pricing.  Menu will include charbroiled burgers from the Axe Grill along with a choice of Daily Specials to meet everyone’s needs.  If it’s something different you crave, look no further than the Pollo Rustico menu that features delicious rotisserie chicken along with many other mouth-watering chicken dishes.  Pizzeria choices include your favourite thin crust and deep dish pizza choices, along with your favourite toasted subs.

We cater! Catering Brochure

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Axe Bar & Grill

Axe Bar & Grill

Welcome to the Axe Bar & Grill, your official campus bar and community hub.

The newly renovated Axe is found in the Student Union Building on the bottom level and is student run and student led.  The Axe is the site for the best Friday night parties this campus sees, and of course our Wing and Trivia Night on Wednesdays are always packed to capacity. In addition to this, we offer great food at affordable prices. The space transforms from a hangout place and restaurant during the day to a bumping social space at night.

Be sure to check here for the latest event postings and updates, and like our Facebook Page.

The Axe is a full service restaurant and bar for students, faculty, staff, alumni, locals and more located on the 200 level of the Students’ Centre. The Axe, with a modern, charming, upbeat theme, features a double-decker dance floor, a spacious and recently renovated full-service patio, wrap-around bar, big screen TVs, and a pool table, is the best live venue on campus. It can accommodate over 250 people inside and up to 60 people outside.

Check out the food specials including the popular wing night on Wednesdays ($22 pitcher and wings). To find out what’s happening at the Axe, check out The Axe Bar & grill on Facebook (see link above). The Axe is the social hub at Acadia and in the community. You must be 19 years of age to be admitted to the Axe after 9pm and during events that are not wet/dry (2 pieces of Photo ID are required). Anyone without an Acadia or Alumni ID must be signed in by a current of-age student or Alumnus.

Each student or alumn may sign in only one guest per night. You are responsible for anyone that you sign in. Your guest must have two pieces of government-issued ID in order to be signed in. Violating any Axe policy could result in a ban from the facility and ASU events.

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Acadia Food Cupboard

Acadia Food Cupboard

The ASU Food Cupboard was founded to give Acadia University students access to emergency food services on campus. This  resource provides emergency food support to any student along with miscellaneous living supplies such as toilet paper and feminine hygiene products. With these supplies, the room also provides nutritional information, dietary support, and budgeting tools that are available to all students. The long-term objectives of the Food Cupboard are to enhance student food literacy and nutrition through educational programming including community meals, cooking classes, and workshops.

Check out our Facebook page here!

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