Towson University will break ground on the New Science Facility in fall 2017. The facility will be located along York Road, south of the historic Stephens Hall and north of the 7800 building.
Features of the New Science Facility
When it opens in fall 2020, the New Science Facility will be the largest academic building on TU’s campus. It will contain:
- 50 teaching laboratories
- 30 research laboratories
- 50 classrooms
- 10 collaborative student spaces
- 8 lecture halls
- 1 outdoor classroom leading into the Glen Arboretum
The facility will also include a rain garden for storm water control, planetarium, observatory, rooftop greenhouse, museum and vivarium.