Baylor Closed Sept. 2 for Labor Day Holiday

Aug. 30, 2013

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Media contact: Lori Fogleman, (254) 710-6275

WACO, Texas (Aug. 30, 2013) - In observance of Labor Day, Baylor University administrative offices will be closed and no classes will be held on Monday, Sept. 2.

The Mayborn Museum Complex will be open on Labor Day during normal hours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Moody Memorial Library and Jesse H. Jones Library will be open from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, and 1 p.m. to 1 a.m. Monday, Sept. 2. Armstrong Browning Library will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and closed Sunday and Monday. The Texas Collection and the W.R. Poage Legislative Library will be closed Saturday through Monday.

The Baylor Law Library will be open from 1 p.m. to midnight Sunday and from 8 a.m. to midnight on Monday.

The McLane Student Life Center will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday and 1 p.m. to midnight on Monday. The pharmacy will be closed Sunday and Monday and will resume regular hours on Tuesday, Sept. 3, at 8 a.m.

The Baylor Marina will be closed Saturday through Monday and will reopen for regular hours on Tuesday.

The Baylor Bookstore will be closed Sunday through Monday and will reopen at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

The Bill Daniel Student Center is open until midnight on Friday, Aug. 30, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday and 7 a.m. to midnight Monday.

The Wiethorn Visitors Center will be closed Saturday through Monday and will reopen 8 a.m. Tuesday.

Residence halls will remain open all weekend.

by Rachel Miller, student newswriter, (254) 710-6805


Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, characterized as having "high research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The university provides a vibrant campus community for approximately 15,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 11 nationally recognized academic divisions. Baylor sponsors 19 varsity athletic teams and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference.

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