Milestones & Timeline

Dec. 2012 - $50 Million Gift from Eugene Lang ’38 for new engineering and science facilities

March 2013 - Programming Study for Biology, Engineering, and Psychology Departments

July 2013 - Guiding Principles Adopted

July 2013 - Ballinger, a Philadelphia-based Architecture and Engineering firm, Selected to Lead Design Team

Nov. 2014 - Skanska Building USA, based in Blue Bell, Pa., Selected to Lead Construction Team

Dec. 2014 - Board of Managers Commits $12 Million for Enhanced Environmental Sustainability

March 2017 - Land Development Approval Received from Swarthmore Borough

May 2017 - Psychology Department and Engineering Shops move from Papazian Hall to Whittier Hall

June 2017 - BEP Building Construction Starts

August 2017 - Papazian Hall Demolition to Be Complete

August 2017 - Whittier Place Widening and Meetinghouse Loop to Be Complete

August 2017 - Pearson Garden Level Renovation to Be Complete

July 2019 - Phase 1 Construction to Be Complete

September 2019 - Hicks Hall Demolition to Be Complete

August 2020 - Phase 2 Construction to Be Complete

All completion dates are approximate.