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Listing of Information On Campus Buildings

Building, Gross Area and Building Cost
Building
Named For
Honoree's Position or Noted For
Year Built Year Renovated Building Code
Alumni Gates 1925
Paige Alumni House (formerly President's Residence) 5,097, $13,000.00 James M. Paige Board of Trustees and Trustee Emeritus, FSU Alumnus 1922
Aycock Hall (*torn down; first brick building on present campus) Charles B. Aycock Governor of North Carolina 1901-1905 1908
C. J. Barber Administration Building 28,275  $1,328,000.00 Carlton J. Barber Trustee for 25 years; Chairman of the Board for 5 years and Trustee Emeritus 1981
Bickett Hall T. W. (Thomas Walter) Bickett

Governor of North Carolina  1917-1921

1922
Willis B. McLeod Hall (formerly Bronco Hall) 64,687  $6,529,000.00 Willis B. McLeod Chancellor 1995-2003, FSU Alumnus 2005
Bryant Hall 40,529  $607,000.00 Dunie A. Bryant Dorm Directress 1966
George Butler Building 72,267  $2,503,000.00 George Lee Butler Trustee, Chairman of the Board and FSU Alumnus 1976 BUTLER

Felton J. Capel Arena (formerly Health, Physical Education and Recreation Complex) 133,048  $9,700,000.00

Press Box 800  $630,700.00

Felton J. Capel Trustee, Chairman of the Board of Trustees. Vice Chairman and Member of the FSU Foundation Board of Directors. Capel Scholars Program

1995

1997

HPEC
Central Warehouse 10,994  $383,920.00 1982
Chancellor's Residence
(formerly President's Residence through Dr. Charles "A" Lyons tenure) 1976 Figures: 4,984  $135,000.00

1924

1976

1956
Chesnutt Library 1987 Figures: 85,833  $8,299,000.00 Charles W. Chesnutt Principal of the Howard School
1881-1883
1987

2003 Roof

2004 HVAC

2004 Interior

Helen T. Chick Building (Formerly Chesnutt Library) 34,426  $1,377,000.00 Helen T. Chick Professor of Art 1968 HTC
W. R. Collins Administration Building(formerly
E. E. Smith Administration Building) 16,985  $475,000.00
William R. Collins Trustee for 19 years and named First Trustee Emeritus 1970 2005
Continuing Education Building 9,445  $265,000.00 1976 2004 CE
Cook Hall (formerly Cook Dining Hall, currently the oldest building standing on campus) 17,799  $93,000.00 Henry Lilly Cook Chairman of the Board of Trustees 1923

1952, 1958, 1962

2003

2004

COOK

Maintenance Building (formerly Facilities Maintenance Planning and Construction Building and prior to that Physical Plant) 7,804  $82,000.00

Storage Building 720  $4,000.00

Physical Plant 4,717  $8,000.00

Vehicle/Gen Shop 2,227  $44,080.00

1969

Storage Bldg. 1969

Physical Plant 1982

Vehicle/Gen Shop 1983

Fire Station #14 Built in Partnership with the City of Fayetteville, FSU, FTCC and E.E. Smith H.S.
Harris Hall 24,735  $71,000.00 Robert Harris College President 1867-1880 1938 1954
Hood Hall 17,563  $57,000.00 James W(alker) Hood Assistant Superintendent Scools, Freedman's Bureau circa 1870 1939 1954
Lloyd V. Hackley Honors Hall (formerly Hackley Honors Dorm) 41,136  $3,479,600.00 Lloyd "Vic" Hackley

Interim Chancellor 2007-2008 and College President 1988-1994

1997
Howard School (*torn down) General O. O. (Oliver Otis) Howard President, Freedman's Bureau 1865-1874 1867 1902 relocated
Joyner Hall 22,031  $57,000.00 Dr. J. Y. (James Yadkin) Joyner State Superintendent of Public Instruction 1902-1919 1930 1954
Joseph Knuckles Science Annex 22,635  $2,552,000.00 Dr. Joseph Knuckles Professor and Chair in Biology Department 1968 2004 JKSA
Lauretta Taylor Gymnasium(Formerly Women's Gym) 36,545  $618,000.00 Lauretta Taylor Coach and Instructor 1969 2006 TBDLG
Lilly Gymnasium 34,431  $317,000.00 H. W. Lilly Secretary-Treasurer of the Board of Trustees 1938

1959

2006

Lyons Science Complex 77,220  $5,040,635.00 Charles "A" Lyons

First Chancellor 1969-1987

1981 2005 LYONS
Lyons Science Annex 55,324  $14,371,356.00 Charles "A" Lyons First Chancellor 1969-1987 2008 LSA
Marion "Rex" & Aronul E. Harris School of Business & Economics (Formerly SBE Bldg) 73,116  $6,441,000.00 Marion "Rex" & Aronul E. Harris

First Black Businessman to own his own business, A and H Cleaners on Bragg Blvd.

1991 SBE
Mitchell Industrial Arts Building (*torn down) John W. Mitchell Agricultural Specialist 1923 1955

Mitchell Building (formerly Mitchell Pre-School Building) Currently Houses Police and Public Safety 3,277  $50,000.00

Mitchell Storage 96  $450.00

John W. Mitchell Agricultural Specialist

1955

1980

2006
Newbold Laboratory School (demolished and rebuilt) 1958 figures: 5,665  $88,000.00 N. C. (Nathan Carter) Newbold State Director for Negro Education 1913-1950

1930

Rebuilt 1958

New Residence Hall 59,265  $1,580,000.00 1976 2003
Nick Jeralds Stadium 8,881  $2,567,926.00 Luther Reginald "Nick" Jeralds State Representative, General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 2003
Renaissance Hall 81,728  $14,718,781.00 2012
Rosenthal (Emil) Classroom Building 33,595 $420,685.00 Emil Rosenthal Trustee for 30 years 1966 ROSEN
Rudolph Jones Student Center 58,742  $7,829,240.00 Rudolph Jones Sixth College President 1972
Science and Technology Building65,048  $21,232,371.00 2012 SCITEC
Seabrook (J. W.) Auditorium 44,256  $7,965,000.00 James W. Seabrook Fifth College President 1956-1969 1953 2003
Security Building (Houses Campus Police) 2,279  $23,090.00 1951
E. E. Smith Administration Building (*torn down) Ezekiel Ezra Smith College Principal 1883-1888, 1895-1898, 1899-1933 1922 1953
E. E. Smith Administration Complex (formerly
E. E. Smith Administration Building)
Ezekiel Ezra Smith College Principal 1883-1888, 1895-1898, 1899-1933 1981
Smith Hall 19,833  $230,000.00 Nanny Goode Smith (Wife of E. E. Smith) Registrar 1953
Southeastern North Carolina Nursing Education and Research Center 37,458  $6,994,998.00 2011 NERC
Spaulding Infirmary 8,650  $104,000.00 C. C. (Charles Clinton) Spaulding Black businessman who presided over North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company 1955 2002

Taylor Social Sciences Building 21,642  $122,000.00

Taylor Social Science Annex

Robert R. Taylor First Black Member of the FSU Board of Trustees, and first black to graduate from MIT

1939

1968

2006 TAYLOR

Communication Center (formerlyTelecommunications Building and prior to that original Chesnutt Library) 12,049  $36,000.00

Radio Transmit 220 $5,154.00

1937

1982

1941, 1952 TELCOM
University Place Apartments
Vance Hall (originally built in 1910, demolished in 1957), rebuilt in 1966) 1966 figures: 56,151  $773,000.00 Zebulon B. Vance United States Senator from North Carolina 1879-1894; Governor of North Carolina 1862-1865, 1877-1879

1910-1957

rebuilt 1966

Williams Hall 11,336  $128,000.00 George W. Williams College Principal 1888-1895 1955

Source: 2013 Campus Master Plan; Facilities:  https://www.uncfsu.edu/Documents/ncate/Standard 6/8-4-2014/6.4.i Facilities-Butler Building.pdf

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