To reach Baker University Center from Richland Avenue, turn East onto South Green Drive, at the traffic light between the Convocation Center and Peden Stadium. Drive past Peden Stadium, and turn left after the Walter Hall parking lot, onto Oxbow Trail. Baker University Center will be on your right, after passing Emeriti Park. In addition to the expanded-scale map linked above, see also the expanded scale map for the center part of the Athletics Mall.
More information about parking near Baker University Center is also available online.
Baker University Center includes a variety of meeting and dining rooms, as well as offices for Student Affairs, Diversity Services, Catering, and Information Technology.
Portraits of past university presidents are on display in the Presidential Portrait Gallery in the pre-function area of the Baker University Center Ballroom (Fourth Floor). You may also want to examine the on-line collection of portraits and biographical sketches of the former presidents.
More detailed information about the new Baker University Center is available online.
Photos taken during the later stages of the construction project are also available online (that page includes five photos, with a total download size of just over 1 MByte).
Offices from the old Baker University Center moved into the new Baker University Center during November and December, 2006, while construction was being completed. The new Baker University Center opened January 2, 2007.
|Dick Piccard revised this file (http://www.ohio.edu/athens/bldgs/newbaker.html) on August 22, 2014.|