Da Lava Tube (Game Room)

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Located in Campus Center Room 204, we offer many fun activities. From billiards to table tennis, we provide UH Hilo students with that much needed break in between studying.

Lava Landing

Da Lava Tube

Da Lava Tube Free gameroom play for UH Hilo Students! Students can sign up for (1) hour time slots through the Lava Landing Appointments Website -or- students can come by to see what's available in-person to play billiards, ping-pong, Nintendo Switch games, and darts! All UH Hilo students can participate and play games free of charge this academic year. However, all other campus students will be charged a fee to play.

Fall/Spring Semester Hours: Open Monday through Friday from 8:30AM-3:30PM and closed on Weekends and Holidays.

If you have any questions about our services in the Gameroom, please email Campus Center Lava Landing at cclava@hawaii.edu or call 808-932-7365.

Summer 2024 Campus ID Hours

We are open Monday thru Friday from 8:30AM-3:30PM and closed on holidays and weekends.

In order to receive the benefits and services that UH Hilo has to offer, your campus ID card must be validated each semester that you are enrolled or employed at UH Hilo. Campus ID Validations are free.

In-Person Services: Schedule your in-person appointment via the Campus Center Lava Landing Appointments webpage. We are open Monday through Friday from 8:30AM-3:30PM and closed on holidays and weekends. Appointment time slots are based on staff availability and are offered on a first-come first-served basis. All incoming and returning University of Hawaiʻi students, faculty, and staff are entitled to a campus ID card for $10.00. You must bring a government issued photo ID and be registered for classes at the time of your appointment.

Virtual Requests: Students are able to submit an online request for their new Campus ID card via our Virtual Campus ID Card Request form. The review and creation process may take up to two (2) business days after confirmation of payment has been made.

Students, faculty, & staff with questions about Campus IDs and validations in general may contact Campus Center & Lava Landing at <cclava@hawaii.edu> or 808-932-7365.

Contact Campus Center by phone at (808) 932-7365 or email campusct@hawaii.edu for disability accommodations.


Services Available (Throughout the Academic Year)

  • Campus IDs and Validations: For more information, see our Campus ID webpage.
  • Recreational Games: You must have a current, validated Student ID to gain access to these services.
    • Billiards and Table Tennis: See rates below.
UH Hilo Students Non-UH Hilo Students
Free $3.00 for 30 minutes
Free $4.00 for one hour
  • Nintendo Switch: Free to play up to 1 hour per session. We offer Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Mario Kart Racing games. You are welcome to bring your own console, accessories and games to play with up to 3 friends.

Students playing at the pool tables in the game roomBilliards

Table tennis and air hockey tables in the game roomTable Tennis

Two students play video games in the game roomVideo Games, Chess and Checkers