Resources, Services, and More
If you want to add money to your OneCard, use Babson Bucks. Babson Bucks never expire while you are enrolled at Babson.
Babson Bucks can be used at the following on-campus merchants:
Babson Campus Store
Student Mailroom – postage for mailing and shipping
Canon Copy Center – print and copy jobs (located in Central Services)
Babson Bucks can be used at the following off-campus merchants:
Domino’s – 868 Worcester Street, Wellesley, 781-235-6800
Bertucci’s Italian Restaurant – 380 Washington Street, Wellesley, 781-239-0990
Boloco – 102 Central Street, Wellesley, 781-489-6071
CVS – 188 Linden Street, Wellesley, 781-235-0219
CVS – 65 Central Street, Wellesley, 781-237-2520
Tan and Glam – 41 Chapel Street, Needham, 781-444-3646
Salon Maleah – 180 Linden Street #103, Wellesley, 781-237-3993
Students can provide access to Babson Bucks to parents or relatives by logging in and clicking on Grant Additional Access on the right, then entering the email address of those who should receive access.
The Student Government Association (SGA) sponsors shuttle services each semester to encourage student exploration of the local Boston area and the neighboring Olin and Wellesley campuses.
Housekeeping services are provided for public areas and occur weekly for suite bathrooms. Residents are responsible for maintaining their individual rooms and suite common areas (living and kitchen area), and for removing and emptying their trash and recycling in the designated trash/recycling bins.
Internet access (including wireless) is available in all residence halls. Contact the IT Service Center at email@example.com or 781-239-4357 (HELP) for help with any computer-related problems you may be having.
Laundry facilities are available in the following residence halls:
- Bryant Hall
- Coleman Hall
- Forest Hall
- Keith Hall
- Mandell Family Hall
- Mattos Hall
- Park Manor North
- Park Manor South
- Park Manor West
- Pietz Hall
- Putney Hall
- Van Winkle Hall
- Woodland Hill Building 1
- Woodland Hill Building 2
- Woodland Hill Building 2A
- Woodland Hill Building 6
- Woodland Hill Building 8
- Woodland Hill Building 9
All cold-water washes are free. Warm- and hot-water washes are 50 cents each. There is no charge for the use of the dryers.
Contact your Area Director with any problems or concerns with the laundry facilities.
All packages and mail must be sent to your campus unit # (campus mailbox), located in Reynolds Campus Center. Packages and mail should be addressed as follows:
21 Babson College Drive, Unit xxxx
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
All Babson College undergradaute, gradaute, and visiting students residing on campus qualify tro have mail and packages sent to the Reynolds Campus Student Mail and Pack Center UNIT number. All qualified new students living on campus are assigned a virtual mailbox-unit number prior to the start of classes by Mail Services. Any questions regarding mail services can be sent to Mail Services.
Off-Campus Storage Options
Babson College does not offer storage on campus. New England Student Services offers short-term storage and shipping services. While Babson does not endorse New England Student Services, many of our students have utilized their services. Students who utilize their short-term summer storage services will have their items delivered to their fall housing assignment the week prior to the start of the academic year housing license, as scheduled by Babson College and New England Student Services. Information about their services, as well as pickup and delivery dates, can be found on the New England Student Services website.
You can register your vehicle at the Public Safety office ($75 a year) to receive a parking decal. Information about parking and the online application for a parking decal is available on the Public Safety website.
Contact the Babson Telecommunications Office at 781-239-4357 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about phone service in your room or to report a problem. The majority of residents do not utilize the phone lines in their rooms.
Students may rent a refrigerator/freezer/microwave combination unit via New England Student Services. We recommend you speak with your roommate(s) prior to renting a refrigerator to ensure that you do not rent more than are needed for your room. Information about their services can be found on the New England Student Services website. Babson's 4 digit School Code is 2110. Units are delivered directly to the student room, and prior to arrival on campus if the order is placed by August 15. Late orders will be delivered after student arrival on campus.
Vending machines, offering a variety of snacks and drinks, are located in most of the residence halls on campus.
Water Filling Stations (Hydration Stations)
Hydration stations present a sustainable alternative to bottled water by providing a convenient, reusable water-bottle filling station with filtered tap water.
Work Orders/Facilities Requests
Submit a work order to request any of the services provided by Facilities. The Work Order desk prioritizes and processes requests for emergency, routine, and special services for the Babson campus. The Work Order desk is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, and all work orders must be submitted via the online work order system.
Submit a Request
- Log in to the Hub
- Under Forms, click on “Work Orders”
- Click on “Facilities Maintenance Request”
- Fill out all relevant information and submit
- You will receive a work order number pending approval
- You will receive an email when there is a status change, such as completion.
Emergency (Business Hours)
Call 781-239-4444 (or from a Babson landline, dial ext. 4444) If no response, call Public Safety at 781-239-5555 (or from a Babson landline, dial ext. 5555).
Emergency (After Business Hours)
After business hours, weekends, or holidays, call Public Safety at 781-239-5555 (or from a Babson landline, dial ext. 5555).
Zipcar is a car-sharing club available throughout the U.S.A., Canada, and the UK. Their vehicles can be found throughout the Boston area in parking lots, at apartment buildings, and on college campuses. With 24/7 Zipcard access, you can rent one by the hour or by the day. The hourly rate includes gas, insurance, and reserved parking. Simply reserve online, walk to the nearest car, and drive away.
Babson College has two Zipcars on campus. Membership for Babson students is only $35/year! Students need to be at least 18 years old to join, and members 18–20 years old can use Zipcars only on the Babson campus. Members 21 and older have access to thousands of Zipcars all around Boston and other cities.
Who is eligible to become a Zipcar member?
To be eligible, you must:
- Be at least 21 years old (18 for Babson students with use of Babson College Zipcars).
- Have a valid driver‘s license (from any country) and have been licensed for at least one year.
- Have had no more than two incidents (moving violations plus accidents) in the past three years and no more than one incident in the past 18 months.
- Have had no major violations in the past three years.
- Have had no alcohol violations in the past seven years.