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Hours & Holidays

Operating Hours & Holiday Closings

The Learning Commons strives to provide service when you need it. We are open evenings and weekends (online only) throughout the year.

However, we do close for certain holidays, so be sure check the list at the bottom of this page!

Franklin University Learning Commons

Library: 614.947.6550 or toll free 1.866.341.6252

Tutoring: 614.947.6800 or toll free 1.866.341.6206

Testing: 614.947.6807 or toll free 1.866.341.6206


Library Hours

Library staff and services are available during our normal hours (Eastern Standard-EST or Eastern Daylight Savings-EDT time):

The Learning Commons is now located on the first floor of Frasch Hall, 201 S. Grant Ave.

Monday 9am - 6pm*
Tuesday 9am - 6pm*
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 4pm
Saturday 9am - 1pm*
Sunday 1pm - 5pm*

*Online assistance only. In-person services unavailable.

Tutoring Hours

Testing Hours

The Learning Commons Testing Center is open. Appointments are required. Please click here to make an appointment.


To view Testing Center hours click here. Please email with any questions. 


Observed Holidays

The University will be closed to observe the following holidays:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Presidents' Day (Observed the day after Thanksgiving)
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Day

Traditionally, the University has been closed the week between Christmas Day and New Year's Day.