Marbeck Center, Bluffton's student union, serves as the social, recreational, informational and community center of campus. The center is used for cultural and recreational programming for students, faculty, staff and guests of the university. It serves as a home for personal involvement in and commitment to the life of the university.
Marbeck Center houses campus dining facilities, a snack shop (Bob's Place), bookstore, post office, information services, space reservation services, meeting rooms, student activity services, student organization offices, Channel 2 (campus cable channel), art gallery, an ATM machine, change machine, copy and duplicating services, lost and found, a computer lab with e-mail and internet access along with a variety of other facilities.
While the basic function of the center is to meet the needs of the campus community, Marbeck Center also serves an important role as a meeting place for civic, community and religious groups.
Marbeck Center seeks to be a student-centered organization and facility whose programs,
services and facilities cultivate community, enhance campus life and provide co-curricular
opportunities that encourage personal growth and development while ultimately supporting
the academic mission and values of Bluffton University.
Marbeck Center is proudly affiliated
with the Association of College Unions International.
Dining services provides meals in Marbeck Commons, a snack bar in Bob's Place as well as full service banquet and catering services. More info >>>
Just inside the main doors of Marbeck Center is the Bluffton University Bookstore, featuring textbooks, supplies and Bluffton merchandise. More info>>>