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Bates Runner Hall

Bates-Runner Hall is a three story residence hall that was built in 1958 and underwent a significant renovation in 2002. Bates-Runner houses 147  students. The P.O.D. convenience store and Subway are located on the bottom floor. Bates-Runner Hall is It is located in the middle of campus across from the Downing Student Union.

Community Style
Hotel Style

Each room has a private bathroom

Open to Upperclassmen




Moveable Furniture

Adjustable XL Twin Bed


Desk Chair

2-Shelf Bookcase



Trash Bin

Recycling Bin 

Window Blinds



Ethernet Access

Air Conditioning

Vending Machines

Ice Machine

Private Bathrooms

Laundry Room

Free Laundry

Community Areas

Study Room

Community / TV Lounge

Kitchen on Every Floor


24-Hour Security & Information Desk




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1520 Avenue of Champions, Room ###

Bowling Green, KY 42101-6432




(270) 936-2255



Fire Evacuation Plans

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Safe Spaces:

North Wing, East Side, First Floor

Avoid stairwells and lobby with glass

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 Last Modified 7/6/21