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Babson College Drive-Thru Tour

Before your tour day:

On the day of your tour:

  • Enter Campus through the main entrance: 231 Forest Street, Babson Park, MA 02457
  • All visitors must check in online prior to arriving on campus.
  • Babson is requiring all visitors to wear face coverings at ALL TIMES and in accordance with CDC guidelines in all facilities and shared spaces on Babson College campuses, including outdoor spaces and while traveling across campus. 
  • Physical distancing is one of the essential behaviors required to mitigate the risk of infection and spread of the virus. In any public setting on campus, Babson community members and visitors must maintain at least 6 feet of distance so as not to allow possible contact if an infected person were to cough or sneeze.
  • Visitors who feel sick or who experience any symptoms of COVID-19 cannot come to the campus. Visitors must be 24 hours free of ANY symptoms potentially related to COVID-19 in order to be permitted on the Babson campus.
  • Please review the Babson College Visitor Protocol prior to arriving on-campus.
  • Follow along with audio links below.
  • Enjoy the Babson Experience at your own pace.

Introduction

Soak in Babson’s idyllic New England setting. From tree-lined streets to sprawling green lawns to sparkling dorms, here’s a list of all your stops to get you started. Sit back, relax, and enjoy your tour.

1. Trim Dining Hall

Trim Dining Hall serves a wide range of options for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Next door, Roger’s Pub & Grille offers a casual restaurant option for lunch and dinner.

2. Kerry Murphy Healey Park

Dedicated in Fall 2019, Kerry Murphy Healey Park celebrates Babson’s long-standing commitment to global diversity and impact—featuring the Babson Globe.

3. & 4. Residence Halls

Park Manor West and Park Manor South are two of the six residence halls freshmen may live in. Park Manor West—the newest in the Park Manor Quad—includes the Schlesinger Innovation Center.

5. The Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship

The Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship is the center of entrepreneurship on campus, also home to The Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurship, established in 2019.

6. Babson Recreation and Athletics Complex

Opened in Fall 2019, the Babson Recreation and Athletics Complex (BRAC) boasts 75,000 square feet of space, a two-story fitness area, state-of-the-art weight room, studio spaces, and three courts for rec sports.

7. Horn Library and Babson Commons

Horn Library was renovated and expanded in 2019 to include the new Babson Commons—a beautiful, light-filled space for use by students, that includes a four-season garden.

8. Reynolds Campus Center

Reynolds Campus Center is the hub of campus, with multiple grab-and-go dining options, the mail room, study spaces, the campus store, and sustainability office.

9. Hollister Hall

Hollister Hall includes the Center for Career Development, the Glavin Office of Multicultural and International Education, Health Services, the Office of Academic Services, and Student Financial Services.

10. Weissman Foundry

Opened in Fall of 2018, the Weissman Foundry is an innovative space that includes student project workspaces, prototyping resources, experiential teaching spaces, social kitchen, and more.

11. Athletic Fields

Babson hosts 22 NCAA Division III athletics teams and numerous intramural teams, most of whom practice and play on our expansive athletic fields.

Closing

Hear from your Tour Guide one last time. We hope you connected with Nicole’s stories!

Thanks for Visiting!

That's the end of your tour. You may loop back down Map Hill Drive and take a right at the stop sign to exit campus. Or revisit one of the spots on the tour. On the way out, picture yourself at Babson!