MBU Maps

MBU registration and opening will be held in the James Union Building (the "JUB").

Please park as indicated below. Handicapped parking is noted on the map.

  • Park in the Bell Street Lot
  • JUB = James Union Building: Check in Location
  • Registration begins at 7:30 AM central time. Opening at 8:30 AM; Closing at 4 PM
  • On MBU day, contact the MBU staff at 615-545-2606 or MTSU Police at 615-898-2424
  • CORL = Corlew Hall: Lunch location: each has an assigned lunch time

Parking Map

Driving Directions

From Nashville

  1. Take I-24E to Murfreesboro exit 78B.
  2. Merge onto Old Fort Parkway (Hwy 96E) and drive 2.1 miles.
  3. Turn right onto Broad Street (US-41S/70S).
  4. Drive 0.4 miles and turn left onto W. Main Street, proceed through the town square to E. Main Street.
  5. Proceed on E. Main Street, turn left onto Middle Tennessee Blvd., turn left at traffic light (Bell St.), and take the first left into the parking lot. MTSU Blvd. is approximately 1.5 miles from the Broad Street turnoff.

From Knoxville

  1. Take I-40W to Nashville/Lebanon and exit onto 840W.
  2. Take Murfreesboro/Smyrna (US-41S/ 70S) exit 55A.
  3. Merge onto US-41S/ 70S (Broad Street).
  4. Drive 4.5 miles and turn left onto W. Main Street, proceed through the town square to E. Main Street.
  5. Proceed on E. Main Street, turn left onto Middle Tennessee Blvd., turn left at traffic light (Bell St.), and take the first left into the parking lot. MTSU Blvd. is approximately 1.5 miles from the Broad Street turnoff.

From Chattanooga

  1. Take I-24W toward Nashville.
  2. Take Murfreesboro exit 81.
  3. At the red light, turn right onto Church Street (US-231N).
  4. Drive 0.9 miles and turn right onto Middle Tennessee Blvd.
  5. Drive 1.9 miles to Main Street.
  6. Cross Main Street and go to the next traffic light (Bell St.)and turn left at the light and left into the parking lot.

On the day of MBU, MBU Staff Phone (615) 545-2606

Or contact University Police (615) 898-2424

Ask for directions to the James Union Building or the Bell Street parking lot because the dispatcher might not know where “Merit Badge University” is being held on campus.