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This is just one of many ways we create an entirely immersive experience. If you haven’t noticed already, we’re small by design and big on interpersonal relationships with stellar faculty. We’ve created this gateway to make sure you have everything you need whenever you need it.

Balancing act

Engaged scholars, students juggle a remarkable array of academic and extra-curricular endeavors.

“Full-scale" service

Frank the Fish, beloved Student Services pet and unofficial Batten mascot.

Scholars who serve

Nearly 25% of the postgraduate MPP class served in Americorps or the Peace Corps.

Room to grow

Garrett Hall offers 24-hour access to its students, with study rooms in all shapes and sizes.

Accelerated cohort MPP ’13

Featuring university scholars, CIO presidents, varsity athletes, and community volunteers.


The Batten Council annually hosts a major speaker, along with service and social events.

Helping hand

Through Batten Builds, students and faculty annually join forces to better the community.

Postgraduate cohort MPP ’13

The inaugural post-graduate class, stretching the Garrett Hall balcony weight limit.

Garrett Hall at the hub

Adjacent to the Amphitheatre, the ideal forum for free speech—and food carts!

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