The University Mall is located in the central part of Southern Illinois, 3 miles east from Southern Illinois University, on Route 13, 15 miles away from I-57. It is a relatively small mall, with only one floor.
There are over 70 shops and services in this mall, with Famous Barr, JC Penney, K's Merchandise, Bed Bath & Beyond, Old Navy as the most representative. There are 7 restaurants and eatries, out of which 2 are full-services. The food court of this mall is divided into 5 themed meal spaces (American, French, Chinese, Italian and Japanese). During weekdays and on Saturday, the mall is open from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. On Sunday the mall is open from noon to 5:30 p.m.
The University Mall Carbondale is not necessarily college student-oriented, but also very family friendly. It boasts amenities like restrooms with baby changing stations, strollers and a children's play area. This mall also hosts the African American Museum. For those interested in entertainment, you should know that this mall boasts a stadium-seating 6-screen Kerasotes Showplace movie theatre with stat-of-the-art technology. Security records show a relatively high level of car thefts, but plans to improve this situations are underway.
Those who are interested in working here should visit the following page for more information: http://www.myuniversitymall.com/go/jobs/jobresult.cfm.