Facilities and Resources

Learning outside of the classroom

As a health administration student, the Glass Hall computer labs and, Meyer Library and the Mercy Hospital libraries are available for you to use.

Glass Hall

David D. Glass Hall, the home of College of Business, is a four-story, 185,000 square foot, state-of-the-art building symbolizing our emergence as one of the premier business schools in the Midwest.

Located in the southwest corner of the Missouri State campus, Glass Hall is close to convenient garage parking in Bear Park South or on several surface lots.

About David D. Glass

David Glass

As the owner of the Kansas City Royals professional baseball team, a former chief executive officer of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., and a 1960 Missouri State alumnus, David D. Glass showed his long-time commitment to Missouri State with a major gift to fund the building of the College of Business facility. Because of his commitment and support, the Missouri State Board of Governors named the facility in his honor.

Glass Hall’s corporate presence is reflected in its:

  • Diverse classrooms
  • Computer labs
  • Student organization offices
  • Faculty and staff offices
  • Study areas
  • Partnerships with major corporations

How Glass Hall serves students

Glass Hall Glass Hall Classroom

Classrooms and computer labs are equipped and up-to-date, and the University’s wireless network affords additional flexibility and mobility within Glass Hall. Students, faculty and visitors can quickly walk to Duane G. Meyer Library, located directly east of Glass Hall.

Teaching and learning spaces include:

  • Auditorium classrooms
  • Tiered classrooms
  • Specialized team rooms
  • Interview rooms
  • Training rooms
  • A distance learning studio classroom
  • Executive classrooms

Offices in Glass Hall include:

Duane G. Meyer Library

Library  Library  Library

Home to nearly two million state and federal documents, Meyer Library also provides:

  • Missouri's only United Nations document depository
  • Research assistance
  • Subject guides
  • Indexes
  • Databases
  • Academic journals
  • International newspapers

Mercy Hospital libraries

Mercy Hospital Springfield houses two libraries that are available to you as a health administration student. Mercy libraries include the Mercy Medical Library in the main hospital and the Van K. Smith Community Health Library in the O'Riley Cancer Center. Both of these resources are staffed by professional librarians and offer a wide variety of health information resources and library services.