Salisbury University students on campus

SU Lingo Guide

While adjusting to the university experience may take some time, new Sea Gulls can use the SU Lingo Guide to help get up to speed with common terms and phrases used across campus as they begin their journey at SU.

Sammy statue at the angle
Angle - The area where the physical statue of Sammy stands by the Henson School of Science

Avery Parking Lot Aerial View
Avery Lot - A freshman parking lot on east campus

Cool Beans Cafe Front Entrance
Cool Beans Starbucks Café - A coffee shop located in the Guerrieri Student Union
View Cool Beans Website

CSA Student workers
CSA - Center for Student Achievement, located in the Guerrieri Academic Commons Room 270
View CSA Website

CSIL Front Entrance
CSIL - Center for Student Involvement and Leadership, located across from Chick-Fil-A in Guerrieri Student Union Room 125
View CSIL Website

Inside Dining Commons
Dining Commons - SU’s main dining hall
View Dining Commons Website

Newspaper stack plastic holder
The Flyer - SU’s student-run newspaper (online and print editions), located in the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership in the Guerrieri Student Union
View The Flyer Website

Fraternity students group photo during volunteer work
FSL - Fraternity and Sorority Life
View FSL Website

Fraternity pose after a sports game
FSL Fest - A week of competitive games for SU fraternities and sororities

Outside shot of the Guerrieri Academic Commons
GAC - Guerrieri Academic Commons, SU’s four-story campus library

Giving Day Logo
Giving Day - SU’s 24-hour fundraising event with matching gifts and challenges for everyone
View Giving Day Website

Outside shot of GSU building
GSU - Guerrieri Student Union, the hub for student recreation and organizations

Sammy the Sea Gull sitting on inflatable chair
Gull Games - A week of competitive games for those who reside in the residence halls
View Gull Games Website

Salisbury University Logo
GullNet - The website where you’ll register for classes, view your schedule, make advising appointments, see your housing contract, view your meal plan, purchase parking passes, and view your finances and your major/minor checklists
View GullNet Website

Gulls Nest seating area
Gull’s Nest - Seating outside of the Guerrieri Student Union’s Chick-fil-A

Info Desk inside GSU
Info. Desk - Guerrieri Student Union Information Desk, located in the middle of GSU’s first floor
View Info. Desk Website

Involved at SU website screen shot
Involved@SU - An online portal for finding and registering all SU student organizations
View Involved@SU Website

Outside view of Pocomoke Hall
LLC - Living Learning Communities
View LLC Website

Inside of Maggs Gym
Maggs - Student recreation center and gym (Maggs Physical Activities Center)
View Maggs Website

Salisbury University Logo
MyClasses - The online learning platform to view courses, submit assignments, and communicate with professors
View MyClasses Website

The Quad aerial view
Quad - The grassy area in the middle of a cluster of residence halls (Nanticoke, Pocomoke, Wicomico and Manokin)

The Square with GAC in background
The Square - The red brick area that sits in front of the Guerrieri Academic Commons

Seagull Stadium as seen from outside
SAAC - Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

Sammy the Seagull
Sammy Sea Gull - SU’s lovable mascot

Outside view of the Scarborough Student Leadership Center
Scar/SLC - Scarborough Student Leadership Center

Outside door of SGA offices
SGA - Student Government Association, located in Guerrieri Student Union Room 130 beside Cool Beans
View SGA Website

Group shot during student activities fair
Student Activities Fair - An annual showcase of student organizations for new student recruitment during the first week of the semester

SUPD car in parking lot
SUPD - Salisbury University Police Department
View SUPD Website

Student walking through the tunnel
The Tunnel - The underground pathway to get to the east part of campus and Avery Lot

Inside view of the UFC
UFC - University Fitness Center
View UFC Website

University Park front sign
UP - University Park Student Apartments, located off SU’s main campus
View UP Website

Outside view of Manokin Hall
Welcome Week - A week of fun events to welcome students to campus