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Colleges and Universities

Seven local Colleges and Universities are within the path of Totality. More than 40,000 student are enrolled at these campuses. Most of these campuses have venues that could accommodate student and Public eclipse viewing. Athletic fields or stadiums with parking, food, water, restrooms, sound and video systems offer ideal facilities for large events.  Here is the list of local colleges and universities in the eclipse path:  

School Location Enrollment Distance from Center line (km)
Path is 114km wide
East Central College Union 4618 10
Jefferson College Hillsboro 5523 9
Maryville University Town and Country 3600 50
Mineral Area College Park Hills 3900 29
Missouri Baptist University St. Louis 4615 50
St. Charles Community College St. Charles Co. 11600 56
St. Louis Community College St Louis Co. 24000 57
Webster University Webster Groves 5000 51


There is more good news, there are seven more local colleges and universities that are within 70km of the centerline. More than 63,000 students are enrolled at these seven campuses, Since the eclipse path is 114km wide this means that these seven institutions are within 18km of the path. 

School Location Enrollment Distance from Center line (km)
Path is 114km wide
Fontbonne University Clayton 2950 57
Harris-Stowe State University St. Louis 1854 59
Lindenwood University St. Charles 11421 64
Ranken Technical College St Louis 2300 60
Saint Louis University St. Louis 13784 59
University of Missouri–St. Louis St. Louis 16809 65
Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis 14114 58