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The address of the Center is 8 Town Square, Lima, OH. 
Phone:  (419) 995-3000

Parking is available off of Spring, Union (one way south) or Market Streets.  At this time, no parking passes are required.  Students may enter from the front, main entrance off of Main Street, or the south entrance off of the parking lots. Students must have their Rhodes State College ID upon entering. If you need an ID, contact the Security office, located on Main Campus in Technical Education Lab or call (419) 995-8499.  To get a Rhodes State College ID, students need to have a government-issued photo ID.  The Borra Center for Health Sciences is tobacco free

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Live webcam

Thanks to TSC for providing the internet connection for the webcam. Also, thanks to the Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce for hosting our camera. This would not have been possible without these partnerships!

The facility will house state-of-the-art equipment including:

  • 3D virtual simulation
  • Nine-panel collaborative video wall
  • Four-room clinical simulation lab equipped with four debriefing rooms
  • Open ambulance simulator
  • Home-care lab for physical and occupational therapy
  • 12-bed nursing lab
  • Four-bed respiratory care lab
  • Six additional classrooms

The design of the building adds 8,000 square feet of additional spaces for the programs and allows for interdisciplinary experiences for students and incumbent health care professionals.


Rhodes State College is thankful for all who have helped this project become a reality and looks forward to the Education, Collaboration and Innovation yet to come as we prepare future generations of health care workers for our region.

In The News

October 2020

Beam Signing Event Marks Milestone for Rhodes State College’s Center for Health Science Education and Innovations

September 2020 

Toledo-area companies collaborate to build Lima health sciences center

Rhodes State College board names new center

Rhodes State College downtown building gets a name

August 2020 

Rhodes State marks milestone in the construction of their downtown project