Missouri State University

FY 2010
OTHER CAMPUSES


BAKER OBSERVATOR
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The William G. and Retha Stone Baker Observatory was established in 1977.  It is used for astronomical research by both faculty and students.  A master plan for this facility is being developed to better identify its needs.

BULL SHOALS FIELD STATION

Missouri State University began operations of the Bull Shoals Field Station in 1999.  The station provides a location for faculty, students, and visiting scientists to conduct research and educational programs which promote public awareness of Southwest Missouri ecosystems.  Work will continue to identify and address the stations physical needs

MOUNTAIN GROVE CAMPUS

Missouri State-Mountain Grove is a 190-acre campus located in Mountain Grove on the Ozarks Plateau in rural South-Central Missouri.  Phase I of FREUP will provide for renovation of Shepard Hall to include resolution of various life-safety issues, creation of new lab space, and renovation of existing lab space.

WEST PLAINS CAMPUS

Missouri State University-West Plains is a 20 acre, open admission campus located 110 miles southeast of Springfield in West Plains, Missouri.  Phase I of FREUP includes renovation of Gohn-Wood House to create counseling, advisement and office space to support the four-year undergraduate degree programs delivered to West Plains.  Also, a replacement facility for Hass-Hoover Hall will be constructed to house an expanded Academic Support Center.

WILLIAM H. DARR AGRICULTURAL CENTER
The William H. Darr Agricultural Center, located in Springfield 4 miles southwest of the main campus, will continue to be expanded to provide additional educational opportunities for the Universitys Department of Agriculture. Phase III will involve constructing a learning center which will include public meeting rooms, classrooms, offices, research laboratory, mechanization shop and greenhouse.  Future planned phases will include a show barn and small animal building.