Bloomberg Terminal

COVID-19 Update: The Bloomberg Terminal and the Bloomberg Market Concepts course are remotely accessible to the Union community during the pandemic. For information on accessing the Bloomberg Terminal and Bloomberg Market Concepts remotely, please visit our Remote Access guide.

The Bloomberg Terminal is a computer system for real-time financial data analysis, trading, and news. It is located on the first floor of Schaffer Library near the entrance to Technical Services.

Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC) is a self-paced ten-hour e-learning course that provides an interactive introduction to both the financial markets and the Bloomberg Terminal. For students in particular, BMC can be a helpful credential in job applications, offering a certificate of completion that can be mentioned on résumés.


If you have questions about the Bloomberg Terminal and / or Bloomberg Market Concepts, please reach out to the Bloomberg Student Consultants (BSCs), Union College students who are experienced with the Bloomberg Terminal. You can email them at or book a virtual appointment with them during the term.