New Living Center

  • 614 Dearborn St.
  • Houses 190 residents
  • Bed size: 79" x 36" (twin extra long)
  • Floor-to-ceiling height: 9'
  • Window size: 50.5" high x 86" wide
  • Suite A open closet (no doors) for one person: 9' tall, 32" wide, 27" deep
  • Suites B/C open closet (no doors) shared by two people: 80" wide, 70" tall, 28" deep
  • Desk: 2'6" tall, 4' wide, 2' deep
  • Dresser: 3 drawers, 2'6" tall, 2'6" wide, 2' deep
  • Couch: 5' 6.5" (66.5")
  • All other living room and bedroom measurements included in floor plans

The New Living Center houses 190 students in 48 rooms. Five additional rooms house residential assistants and other personnel. Student suites include a common living room area for two or four suitemates and one bathroom per two students.

Residents can whip up a quick meal or late-night snack in the community kitchen. The center also houses two classrooms and a computer lab with printing capabilities.

If you have questions about what to bring and what the halls have, the links on the left will assist you.

Meet the New Living Center Hall Staff

1emileestoneEmilee Stone is the senior resident assistant in the NLC and a sophomore art education major from Anderson, Mo. She participates in the Baker Art Club and came to Baker because of the great education and art programs. Her hobbies include art, fishing and spending time with family and friends. She can't wait to be an SRA because she loves meeting new residents and creating fun programs that everyone will enjoy.


1jamisanbornJami Sanborn is a nursing major from Independence, Kan. She loves being outdoors, hiking and fishing and being at the lake. She loves Baker because being a student feels like being part of a big family! Jami is on Student Activities Council and is excited to meet new people and to assist her residents in the transition into college life.


1kylepatrickKyle "KP" Patrick is a senior sports administration major from Baldwin City, Kan. He chose Baker because it is close to home and "seems like family." His hobbies include Xbox and watching sports. KP's favorite color is blue and his favorite snack is Sour Patch Kids. He is excited about being an RA so that he can get to know a lot more people.


1laurenallenbrownLauren "Lo" Allen-Brown is a junior biology major and Spanish minor from Kansas City, Mo. She loves to eat Skittles and go shopping and doing hair. Her favorite color is Baker orange, and she is a member of the track and field team, Mungano, and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Lo is looking forward to bonding with her peers and providing them with the best college experience possible.


1michaelajamisonMichaela Jamison is a sophomore majoring in history and communications. She loves the color yellow and participating in the theater in her spare time when she is not preparing to be the future president of the USA. She is excited to be an RA because she gets to know more people and make a difference at the same time.


Kira Eddy is a business major from Valley Center, Kan. She loves going to the gym, crafting and camping. She chose Baker because it felt most like home! Kira is a member of Alpha Chi Omega and is a wrestling manager and is excited to meet new people and create new relationships. She is also excited and looking forward to decorating doors and hallways and putting together fun activities.