Visit Baker virtually this spring.
We’re also planning summer events for you to join in person. Learn how Wildcats study, work, and play.
Personal Virtual Visit
We can’t wait to show you what makes Baker truly special during a virtual visit. We’ll personalize a videoconference where you can meet with your admissions counselor, faculty, and coaches.
Meet your guide through the visit process
Eva Durand, BS ’92, MLA ’99, Director of Campus Visit Experience, eva.durand@bakerU.edu | 785.594.8355
Hi, future Wildcat! I’m excited for you to visit Baker University! At Baker, you are not just a number—and we want you to experience that individualized treatment from the first time you step on campus. Come for a personalized visit where you pick the date and we cater it to your specific interests, or participate in one of our scheduled large-group events. Either way you choose, I look forward to meeting you and sharing with you all that Baker has to offer!
University Admissions Assistants
Conner | Olathe, Kansas
Itzel | Garden City, Kansas
Nick | Kansas City, Kansas
Lily | Snohomish, Washington
Just far enough away.
Baldwin City’s small town atmosphere, meaning popular spots are within walking distance, is balanced by its proximity to Lawrence (15 mins.) and the Kansas City area (40 mins.). You’ll find an eclectic selection of eateries, many shopping options, cultural events, sports venues, theaters, recreational activities, and more within an easy driving distance.
From Kansas City
Take I-35 south to the Gardner exit (Exit 210). Follow US-56 to Baldwin City (about 15 miles).
Take I-35 to the US highway 59 N exit (exit 188) toward Lawrence. Merge onto highway 59 N, and proceed north to the junction of 59 and highway 56 (about 10 miles). Go east on 56 to Baldwin City (about 5 miles).
Take highway 59 south to the junction of highways 59 and 56 (about 10 miles). Go east on 56 to Baldwin City (about 5 miles).
Office of Admissions & Welcome Center | Denious Hall
718 Dearborn, Baldwin City, KS 66006