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Memorial Union

A welcoming space for our campus community + visitors

The living room of campus

The Memorial Union, located at 1331 Market St., serves as the hub of campus and living room for the campus community. Frequented by students, faculty, staff, Emporia community and conference attendees, the Union offers special spaces to quietly relax, study in solitude or with others, watch a little television to ease the day, and meet with friends and colleagues.

Hours of Operation | Spring 2021

  • 7:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m. | Monday-Friday
  • 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Weekends

Memorial Union Operations Manager

An Operations Manager is available in the evenings and on weekends. Dial 620-757-6165 to contact them during the following hours:

  • 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Monday-Friday
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.* | Saturday + Sunday

*Building Hours for OM's subject to change on weekend due to events



Physical Address | 1331 Market St., Emporia, KS 66801

Mailing Address | ESU Memorial Union, 1 Kellogg Circle, Campus Box 4066, Emporia, KS 66801

Additional Spring 2021 Information

Conference & Scheduling

Prefer email, phone or virtual

ID services: Submit ID photos online at


In person as needed

Additional information

Conferencing and Scheduling has had several changes due to COVID, including reduced occupancy with spacing and limited room availability. Please see our Memorial Union COVID Adjustments 2020-2021.

ID services – ID pictures can be submitted online at:

MU Building Map

Use these maps to easily navigate our beautiful building.

Meet Our Friendly Staff

We are here to help you in any way we can from catering to tickets.

Conference and Event Scheduling

The Memorial Union is the premier meeting and conference center in the Flint Hills. We look forward to helping you plan your next meeting or event!

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Purchase Event Tickets

There is always something happening on campus! Purchase athletic, theater, music and other university events online or in the Ticket Office.


Hornet ID Card

Grants building access, holds declining balance and is your student ID.

The Hornet ID office is housed in the Memorial Union. Students may get their ID during enrollment. Faculty and Staff may get their Hornet ID with verification of employment.

Barnes & Noble Bookstore

Textbooks, classroom materials, apparel, gifts, accessories and electronics.


Monday-Friday, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm + Home Football Games

Offices + Services in the Memorial Union

Memorial Union Administrative Offices

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5901

Address: 1331 Market St.

Conference + Scheduling

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5443

Address: 1331 Market St.

Ticketing Office

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-6378

Address: 1331 Market St.

Hornet ID

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5859

Address: 1331 Market St.

Barnes & Noble Bookstore

Hours: M-F, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm + Home Football Games

Phone: 620-341-5214

Address: 1331 Market St.

Hornets Nest

Hours: M-F, 7:00 am-2:00 pm + 4:30-7:00 pm; Saturday, 11:30 am-1:00 pm + 5pm-7pm

Closed 10:40am-11:00am for sanitizing

Sunday, 11:30a.m-1:00pm + 5:00 -7:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5277

Address: 1331 Market St.

Hornet Express

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5277

Address: 1331 Market St.


Hours: M-F, 7:30 am - 5:30 pm

Phone: 620-341-5277

Address: 1331 Market St.


Hours: Closed

Postal Sub-Station

Hours: Closed

Office of Admissions

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5465

Address: 1331 Market St.

Center for Student Involvement

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5481

Address: 1331 Market St.

Office of International Education

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5374

Address: 1331 Market St.

Career Services

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: 620-341-5407

Address: 1331 Market St.

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