Hours and Maps
General Hours of Operation*
|Day of week||Time|
|Monday – Saturday||7 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.|
|Sunday||8 a.m. – 8 p.m.|
*For a detailed schedule of adjusted hours for the academic year see our operations calendar [PDF].
Baker University Center Floor Maps
Aminah Robinson Art Installation
Scenes from Ohio artist Aminah Robinson's life and times in Poindexter Village are permanently laid in the atrium floor.
Bobcat Student Lounge
This multipurpose lounge overlooks the pond on the east side of the building, and has outdoor seating as well. It will feature free billiards for students, and will be a great place to read, study or hang out.
Catering Office (Room 125)
This office will serve those needing to arrange catering services in the building or elsewhere on campus.
Your one stop shop for Bobcat apparel, textbooks, and computers/ software/ tech accessories. 740.597.DEPO
West 82 (Food Court)
The food court offers a casually-hip fresh food quick-stop with seven unique food concepts in one great space that will feature plenty of outdoor seating:
- The College Greens - Salad/Soup Bar and Hot Bar
- Fast Lane - Acai frozen sorbet, healthy treats, shakes and on-the-go options
- The Brick Oven - East Coast pizza, breadsticks, chicken tenders and fries
- The Deli - Specialty and made-to-order sandwiches featuring local meats
- Verde Blanco - Made-to-order Southwest/Mexican burritos, quesadillas, walking tacos and more
- Western Grill - Classic hot sandwiches and fries
- Burger Bar - Made-to-order burgers with fries, chips or tater tots
- Breakfast - A variety of breakfast options are offered Monday - Friday from 7 - 10 a.m. Options include a rotating hot bar, made-to-order breakfast sandwiches and wraps at the Western Grill, made-to-order pancakes and French toast at the Eastern grill, locally-baked goods such as pastries and bagels, fresh Caribou coffee and more!
Latitude 39 Restaurant
Located on the first floor of Baker University Center, at the heart of Ohio University's campus in picturesque Athens, Ohio. Latitude 39° is your gathering place for snacks, beverages, lunch, dinner and pre-game festivities. Our welcoming atmosphere, friendly student wait staff, robust meal, beverage & dessert menus will assure you and your group have a wonderful culinary experience.
First opened in January of 2007, and renovated in 2017, Latitude 39° continues its tradition of serving the finest fresh steaks, fresh seafood, and delicious hand-crafted dishes featuring local and trendy ingredients.
Event services offers reservations in any one of Baker's eleven fully-equipped spaces that are able to accommodate groups up to one-hundred.
Featuring a hardwood floor with the ability to be divided in half, this 3,000 square foot space can be used for everything from dances and banquets to meetings and performances.
This general purpose theater has 240 seats and high-end audio-visual capabilities. It will be most suitable for films, speakers, panel discussions, formal presentations, as well as hosting a comedian or a concert. The theater is the home of Office of Admissions Information Sessions for prospective students and their families.
The Office of Multicultural Programs features an art gallery, a multipurpose room, a computer lab and resource library.
There are three fully-equipped spaces that accommodate groups up to twenty people. They are available in conference, meeting and theater seating formats.
Student Organization Support
Amanda J. Cunningham Leadership Center
Student Organization Mail Center
Student Organization Office Center
All-Campus Radio Network
Student Programming Organization Offices
Black Student Cultural Programming Board
International Student Union
Residence Action Council/The Resident's Action Council
University Program Council
Graduate Student Senate
Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life
National Pan-Hellenic Council
Women's Panhellenic Association
Baker University Center Administration
Campus Involvement Center
Community Standards and Student Responsibility
Dean of Students
LGBT Programs Center
Student Accessibility Services
A program of the School of Art, the gallery will feature regular shows of student, faculty and professional artists.
The largest space of its kind, the Grand Ballroom will accommodate groups up to 1000 theater style with banquet seating for up to 500. It features ample pre-function space and a balcony overlooking campus to the south.
Front Room Coffeehouse
A campus classic, The Front Room Coffeehouse is a "home away from home" for students and faculty, serving an array of gourmet coffees along with daily selections of chef-prepared hot sandwiches, soups, and baked goods. Live music, comedy and other events, great food and coffee, stimulating conversation, and sprawling views of Emeriti Park and College Green make The Front Room a new twist on an old favorite.
A quiet lounge off the College Green entrance to the building, this space honors academic achievement and scholastic excellence at Ohio University.
Guest Services & Event Services - Reservations
At the left of the atrium as you enter on the College Green entrance on the fourth floor, the desk is a place to ask questions or get directions related to the building or Ohio University. A reservation for any of Event Services available spaces will be able to be made at the front desk.
Allen Student Help Center
The Student Help Center will help students find information, get a referral or solve a problem. It is a program of University College and Student Affairs.
US Postal Service
Mail a package or get a stamp.
The Ohio University Women's Center is a focal point for education, awareness and advocacy about women, gender and diversity among faculty, staff and students at Ohio University and beyond. It offers resources and programs that encourage partnerships, research, collaboration, leadership and mentoring related to women, gender and diversity.
A long-time favorite in the original Baker University Center, this formal lounge is perfect for quiet study, receptions and intimate formal gatherings.
Career and Leadership Development Center
This state-of-the-art Career and Leadership Center features a training room, computer resource lab, and interview rooms to serve visiting employers and students.
This full service computer lab is available whenever the building is open.