Campus Construction

The following is intended for informational purposes only. Dates and times of campus construction are subject to change without notice. This page will be updated as projects progress.


CUNY has allocated funds to update the fire alarm and security systems for all college buildings. Work is under way.

Hillel Gate

The Hillel Gate entrance to the campus, at Campus Road and Hillel Place, has been replaced with a temporary entrance approximately 50 yards further down Campus Road, immediately after the children's playground by Whitehead Hall. The new Hillel Gate will open in 2017, when construction of the Leonard & Claire Tow Center for the Performing Arts is completed.

Ingersoll Hall Extension

Interior renovations are being made as we upgrade the science facilities, including a suite of new rooms and laboratories for chemistry and biology in addition to support space.

Leonard & Claire Tow Center for the Performing Arts

The demolition of the old Gershwin Hall has been completed. The project is on track for a 2017 opening. A new Hillel Gate will open after construction of center is completed.

Roosevelt Science Teaching Commons

Preliminary designs will be completed in October.