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Building and Place Names

Following are the names of some campus buildings and places:

  • Abbe Hall (College Relations)
  • Achilles Center (entire building)
  • Frank L. Messa Rink (rink only)
  • Alumni Gymnasium
  • Stanley R. Becker Career Center
  • Blue Gate (south of President’s House to Union Street)
  • Brownell Gate (north side of campus near Fero House to Nott Street)
  • Burns Arts Atrium
  • Butterfield Hall
  • Chester Arthur Courtyard (between Reamer and Visual Arts, includes statute of Arthur)
  • Class of 1884 Gate (Union Avenue opposite Gillespie)
  • College Park Neighborhood (Seward Place and neighborhood to west)
  • Armand V. and Donald S. Feignenbaum Hall (administration, including Office of the President)
  • Grant Hall (Admissions)
  • Hale House
  • Han’s Groot Kill
  • The Idol
  • Jackson’s Garden (not plural)
  • Kappa Alpha Gate (north of Chester Arthur Courtyard)
  • Karp Hall
  • Kenney Community Center
  • Lamont House
  • Lippman Hall
  • Stanley and Geraldine Levine Wildflower Garden (north of Reamer Campus Center)
  • McKean House (Finance)
  • Memorial Chapel
  • Memorial Fieldhouse (fieldhouse one word)
  • Nott Memorial
    • Dyson Hall (first floor)
    • Mandeville Gallery (balcony)
    • Wikoff Student Gallery (top balcony)
  • F. W. Olin Center
  • Payne Gate
  • Roger Hull Plaza (paved area west of Schaffer Library)
  • Stanley G. Peschel Computer Center
  • President’s House
  • Psi Upsilon Flagpole
  • Murray and Ruth Reamer Campus Center
  • Rathskeller
  • Robison Herb Garden
  • Schaffer Library
  • Science and Engineering Center
  • 17 South Lane (Human Resources and Records)
  • Silliman Hall
  • Stanley O'Brien '74 Center for Collaboration and Engagement  
  • Steinmetz Hall
  • Taylor Music Center
  • Fred L. Emerson Auditorium (Emerson Auditorium, for short)
  • Terrace Wall
  • Viniar Athletic Center
  • Peter Irving Wold Center
  • Morton and Helen Yulman Theater (not theatre)

Note: When citing campus buildings, it’s usually best to give the last name only: Feigenbaum Hall, O'Brien '74 Center, Reamer Campus Center, Yulman Theater. Exception: F.W. Olin Center (not Olin Center)

Student residences

  • Davidson House
  • College Park Hall
  • Edwards House
  • Fero House
  • Hickok House
  • North College
  • Phi Delta Theta
  • Potter House
  • Raymond House
  • Richmond House
  • John Blair Smith House
  • South College
  • 1294 Lenox Rd.
  • Webster House
  • Wells House
  • West College

Minervas

  • Beuth House
  • Breazzano House
  • Golub House
  • Green House
  • Messa House
  • Sorum House
  • Wold House