Our residential campus of Babson College is located in Wellesley, Massachusetts, just 14 miles west of Boston.

Engage with our entrepreneurial global community at popular hotspots of activity such as the Reynolds Campus Center, Horn Library, Carling-Sorenson Theater, Webster Athletics Center, Glavin Family Chapel, and the Babson Executive Conference Center.Babson has the look of a classic New England college, but here on our picturesque campus you’ll find a bustling hub of action filled with diverse perspectives and groundbreaking ideas.

UNDERGRADUATE

Office of Undergraduate Admission
Lunder Admission Center
231 Forest Street

Babson Park, MA 02457

781-239-5522
800-488-3696
781-239-4006 (fax)
ugradadmission@babson.edu

GRADUATE

F.W. Olin Gradute School of Business Admissions
231 Forest Street

Babson Park, MA 02457

800-488-4512
781-239-4317
gradadmissions@babson.edu

EXECUTIVE EDUCATION

Executive Education Center
231 Forest Street
Babson Park, MA 02457

781-239-4354
exec@babson.edu

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Directions to Babson College 

From the east:

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to Exit 15 (Interstate 95/Route 128). After the tolls, follow signs to Route 95/128 South to Exit 21 (Route 16 Newton/Wellesley) …

From the west:

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to Exit 14 (Interstate 95/Route 128). After the tolls, follow signs to Route 95/128 South to Exit 21 (Route 16 Newton/Wellesley) …

From the south:

Follow Route 95/128 North to Exit 21 (Route 16 Newton/Wellesley) …

From the north:

Follow Route 95/128 South to Exit 21 (Route 16 Newton/Wellesley) …

Then …

At end of the offramp, follow signs for Route 16 West (Washington Street). Continue on Route 16 West for 2 miles through Newton Lower Falls and Wellesley Hills. Turn left onto Forest Street and follow for 1 mile to Babson College; the main entrance is on the right.

From Logan International Airport

You have three options:

  1. Take a taxi directly to Babson College. Allow at least an hour for the trip.
  2. Take the Logan Express to Framingham. This full-sized bus picks up passengers at all terminals. Allow at least one hour for the trip. See the Logan Express website for more information. Then, from Framingham, take a taxi to Babson College (See Area Taxis below). Allow 30 minutes for the trip.
  3. Take the "T." Take the free shuttle bus from the terminal to the MBTA Airport subway stop. Take the Blue Line inbound four stops to Government Center. Walk upstairs and take the Green Line outbound Riverside D train to Woodland, the next to last stop on the D line. Allow about 90 minutes for the total trip. Then, from Woodland, take a taxi to Babson College (see Area Taxis, below) or use the MetroWest Regional Transit Authority Catch Connect. This on demand public transportation is available Monday-Friday, 6:45am-6:45pm. Download the MWRTA Catch App on your phone to book a trip or call 508-283-5083. Allow 10-15 minutes of wait time for the trip. For complete ground transportation information from Logan Airport, please call 1-800-23 LOGAN (1-800-235-6426).

From the Amtrak Terminal at South Station

You have two options:

  1. From South Station, take the Framingham/Worcester commuter rail to Wellesley Hills. Depending on the time of day, regularly scheduled trains leave South Station at 30-minute to two-hour intervals (Monday-Friday), and one- to three-hour intervals (Saturday and Sunday). The trip takes approximately 30 minutes. Purchase your ticket in the station. Then, call a taxi from Wellesley Hills (See Area Taxis below).
  2. Take the "T." From South Station, take the MBTA subway Red Line inbound two stops to Park Street. Walk upstairs and take the Green Line outbound Riverside D train to Woodland, the next to last stop on the D line. Allow an hour for the trip. Then, take a taxi from Woodland to Babson (see Area Taxis, below) or use the MetroWest Regional Transit Authority Catch Connect. This on demand public transportation is available Monday-Friday, 6:45am-6:45pm. Download the MWRTA Catch App on your phone to book a trip or call 508-283-5083. Allow 10-15 minutes of wait time for the trip. For complete information about Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) services, including specific maps, schedules, and fares for trains, buses, and subways, please visit the MBTA website.

From the Peter Pan and Greyhound Bus Terminals Take a non-express Peter Pan or Greyhound bus to the Riverside MBTA terminal. Then, take a taxi to Babson (see Area Taxis, below) or use the MetroWest Regional Transit Authority Catch Connect. This on demand public transportation is available Monday-Friday, 6:45am-6:45pm. Download the MWRTA Catch App on your phone to book a trip or call 508-283-5083. Allow 10-15 minutes of wait time for the trip.

Please note: Express buses do not stop at Riverside.

  • Veteran’s Taxi 781-449-8294 Available 24 hours/day
  • Wellesley Transportation 781-235-2200 Available 5 a.m.–midnight All estimated travel times should be increased for commuter rush hours in the morning and evening.

Parking, Area Hotels, and Shuttle Information 

Babson Executive Conference Center

Please note, the Babson Executive Conference Center is not currently accepting reservations due to COVID-19 restrictions. Please email beccsales@babson.edu or call 781-239-4000 for more information.

Babson Preferred Local Hotels

Harborside Inn in Boston
Mention Babson and get a 20% discount

Homewood Suites Needham
10% discount

Residence Inn by Mariott Boston-Needham
80 B Street
Needham, MA 02494
Distance from campus: 4.3 Miles
Aside from amenities listed, Babson gets 10% discount

The Westin Waltham Boston
70 3rd Avenue
Waltham, MA 02451
Distance from campus: 9.1 miles

Babson/Olin/Wellesley Shuttle

2021-2022 Academic Year

2021-2022 BOW Shuttle Schedule - REVISED
Fall Semester Start Date - September 8, 2021
Fall Semester End Date - December 22, 2021
Spring Semester Start Date - January 22, 2022
Spring Semester End Date - TBD

Please Note - Masks will be required on the BOW shuttle, regardless of vaccination status.

Graduate Admissions Events

You will receive via email a parking pass for your registered event with the event name and date. Review the pass to determine the parking lot designated for this pass. Display this pass in your windshield when parked in this designated lot.

Event parking may often be found in the Knight Parking Lot. To access Knight Lot:

Enter through the main entrance onto College Drive. At the second stop sign, turn right to access the Knight Lot entrance. From Knight Lot, walk back down College Drive towards Olin Hall (passing Mallow Hall).

Follow these directions on the virtual campus map »