TTU Center at Junction Facilities
Ten classrooms which share space with many of the housing units; a state of the art laboratory; a large lecture/dining hall; an academic building with a 13 station Mac Lab and classrooms; and Art facilities for ceramics and glassblowing; 2 distance learning labs; an administration building with a 12 station PC lab, gift shop and staff offices make up the facilities at TTU Center at Junction.
Study units are lodge-style rooms consisting of bunk beds, dressers with storage and mirrors. Two bath facilities and a classroom. Each Unit houses an optimum of 24 persons (2 wings of 12). There are no kitchen facilities located in the study units and food preparation in rooms is not permitted.
Suite units are arranged with two suites connected by a common bath. Each of the 8 units in Tech House has 2 lavatories, 2-4 beds (sleeps 2-4 people per suite), 2 closets, shelves and writing desk with good overhead lighting. Tech House has a separate classroom and a central area, set up conference style, with chairs and a table for meetings or games. Tech House is a single story facility with maximum sleeping capacity of 30. Each suite in Packard Hall has 2 lavatories, 1-Full size bed and 1-Full sized Futon sofa/sleeper, 2 closets, shelves and writing desk with good overhead lighting. Packard Hall is a 2 story facility with 2 classrooms and 1 conference room on the first floor with all lodging on the 2nd floor. Packard has the sleeping capacity of 16.
Screened-in cabins provide rustic quarters at a low cost. Each cabin, shared by up to 12 people, is equipped with electricity, bunks, tables, chairs, chests, ceiling fans and study area. The cabins are served by 2 centrally located bath houses.
Bathhouses are equipped with sinks, showers, and facilities for men and women.
Bed and bath linens are optional for Study units and Suites. These are not included in the lodging fees and can be rented on an individual basis. Linens are not rented for Open-Air Cabins.
Meeting Facilities and Equipment
Facilities for classes include traditional classrooms as well as specialized labs for science, computer labs (1 Mac & 1 PC) and distance learning/Conferencing Labs. Art facilities include a ceramics area with kilns for gas and wood firing; and a glass blowing furnace and equipment. There are 10 classrooms and one outside amphitheater available for use. These can accommodate groups from 20 persons up to 100 persons, depending on the room setup. The dining hall, which can accommodate up to 150 persons, can be used as a meeting/conference room.
Meals are served cafeteria-style. Menus include freshly baked bread, wholesome entrées and fresh salads & fruit. Meal service is available for groups with a minimum of 15 people.
Recreation and Activities
Kayaking, canoeing, tubing, and fishing on the river, hiking, sand volleyball and basketball are some of the recreational activities available. Our facility also offers a Challenge (Ropes) course. Much of the campus contains natural areas which encourage birding and wildlife observation.
Reservations must be made in advance for the use of the facilities. Tentative reservations may be made by phone, by mail or in person. Deposits are required to confirm reservations. The deadline for booking the exact number of persons expected for facilities use and meal service is 10 working days prior to the start of an activity.
For questions, reservations and pricing please contact the Director of Operations at:
Texas Tech University Center at Junction
P.O. Box 186
Junction, TX 76849