Campus Closures for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan. 15, 2016

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WACO, Texas (Jan. 15, 2016) – In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Baylor University administrative offices will be closed and no classes will be held Monday, Jan. 18.

The following is a list of closures and altered hours for Martin Luther King Jr. Day:

Libraries and Study Areas

• All campus libraries will be closed. In addition, all libraries will close at 10 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 17.

• The Baylor Sciences Building will be closed.

• The Baylor Business Technology Center will be closed.

Dining Options on Monday, Jan. 18

• The Starbucks in Moody Library will be closed. In addition, the Starbucks will close early at 10 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 17.

• The Penland Crossroads will be open from 7 to 10 a.m., 10:45 a.m. to 3 p.m., 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., and 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

• The East Village Dining Commons will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

• The Penland P.O.D. will be open from noon to 9 p.m.

• The Mooyah and Chick-Fil-A in the SUB will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

• The Einstein's in the SUB will be open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

• The Panda Express in the SUB will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

• All other dining locations will be closed.

Recreation on Monday, Jan. 18

• The McLane Student Life Center will be open from 1 p.m. to midnight.

• The Baylor Marina will remain closed for winter until March 14.

• The Mayborn Museum Complex will remain open on Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Campus Resources on Monday, Jan. 18

• The Bill Daniel Student Union Building (SUB) will be open from 7 a.m. to midnight.

• The Baylor Bookstore will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• The Baylor Mail Center will be closed.

• The Baylor Health Center Clinic and Pharmacy will be closed.

• The Wiethorn Visitors Center will be closed.

Residence Halls

• All residence halls will remain open.

by Jenna Press, student newswriter, (254) 710-6805

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