Buildings and Facilities

Campus buildings, grounds, and facilities are more than just an attractive backdrop; they support the excellence of Carleton's academic life and the vitality of its residential student life. Capital and endowed gifts for this purpose help support:

  • The new Integrated Science Facility
    • A net increase of more than 50,000 square feet dedicated to science on campus will bring the scientific disciplines together for collaboration between fields and enable seamless movement from teaching spaces to laboratory spaces.
    • Naming opportunities to support this project are availableclick here for details.
  • The new Music and Performance Addition to the Weitz Center for Creativity
    • An additional 56,500 square feetincluding an elegant, 400-seat performance hall, several rehearsal halls, studios, faculty offices, and morewill unite Carleton's artistic departments under one roof.
    • Naming opportunities to support this project are availableclick here for details.
  • Relocating the Career Center to Johnson House
    • Johnson House is undergoing renovations to bring the Career Center into a larger, more visible space.
  • Annual campus improvement projects including mechanical systems, roofing, and exterior improvements
  • Technology upgrades
  • Energy-efficiency and sustainability investments
  • Modernization of existing buildings to reflect the contemporary learning and teaching needs of today’s students and faculty members
  • Preservation of the historical character of Carleton’s oldest buildings