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Building Chronology

The following major buildings owned by the university existed in 2010. They are listed in order of construction:

1859Solitude
1876Henderson (1st section)
1888Lane (Barracks No. 1)
1894Rasche (old section)
1899YMCA (Performing Arts)
1900Brodie (old section)
1902The Grove
 Shanks (old section)
 Henderson (2nd section)
1903Old Security (Bldg. 201)
1904Maj. Williams (1st section)
1907Price
1914Home Management House
1916Blacksburg High School (bought 1965)
1924Sandy
1926Memorial Gym (except pool)
 Patton (1st story)
1927Maj. Williams (2nd section)
 Davidson (1st phase)
1928Power House (1st phase)
1929Patton (completed)
 Henderson (3rd section)
1930University Club
 Campbell (west section)
1931Saunders
 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory
1933Davidson (2nd phase)
 Memorial Gym (pool)
1934Media Building (bought 1965)
1935Eggleston (main)
 Faculty Center
1936Burruss (original section)
1937Squires (original core)
1938Davidson (third phase)
1939Owens
 Smyth (1st phase)
1940Agnew
 Campbell (east)
 Eggleston (east and west)
 Hillcrest (original section)
 Holden
 Hutcheson
 Seitz
1942Airport Shop
1949Femoyer
 Monteith
 Power House (2nd phase)
 Thomas
1950Smyth (2nd phase)
1951Henderson (4th section)
1952Food Science (1st phase)
 Randolph (west wing)
1953Williams
1955Carol M. Newman Library (1st section)
 Power House (3rd phase)
1957Shanks (new section)
 Maj. Williams (3rd section)
 Brodie (new section)
 Rasche (new section)
 Pamplin (Commerce)
1959Randolph (east wing)
1960Norris (1st section)
  Robeson (Physics)
 Power House (4th phase)
 Memorial Chapel (completed)
1961Biochemistry and Nutrition
1962Norris (2nd section)
 Coliseum (first used)
 Shultz
 Vawter
 Barringer
 Central Stores
 Seismograph Station
1964Miles
 Newman
1965Food Science (2nd phase)
 Johnson
 Lane Stadium (first used)
1966Lee
 O’Shaughnessy
1967Pritchard
1968Burruss (west and rear wings)
 Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center
 Ambler Johnston (part)
1969Cowgill
 Derring (1st phase)
 Ambler Johnston (completed)
 Wallace (1st phase)
1970Anaerobe Lab
 Burruss (east wing)
 Dietrick
 Food Science (3rd phase)
 Squires (addition)
1971Rector Field House
 Cheatham (1st phase)
 Hillcrest (east wing)
 McBryde (except auditorium)
 Whittemore (1st phase)
  Boiler Plant
 Central Refrigeration Plant
1972Slusher (threestory wing)
1973McBryde (auditorium)
1974Slusher Tower
1975Rector Tennis Pavilion
 University Bookstore
 War Memorial Gymnasium addition
1977Lane Stadium Upper East Stands
1980Carol M. Newman Library Addition
1981Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center
 LittonReaves
 Vet Med Phase 1
1983Special Purpose Housing A, B, C
 Vet Med Phase 2
 Vet Med Phase 3
 Cochrane (except West End Market)
1984Jamerson Center
1985Whittemore Hall (2nd phase)
1987Southgate Center
 Pamplin Addition
1988 HahnSouth Wing
1990 John W. Hancock Jr.
 G. Burke Johnston Student Center
 Special Purpose Housing D, E, F, G, H, I, J
 Vet Med Phase 4a
 Vet Med Phase 4b
1991Squires Student Center (addition)
1993Payne
 Vet Med Phase 4D
1994Vet Med Phase 4C (1st section)
1995Airport Terminal
 Fralin Biotechnology Center
 Library Storage Facility
  Major Williams (addition)
 Vet Med Phase 4c (2nd section)
1996Northern Virginia Center
 English Baseball Field and Pressbox
1997Durham
 Track/Soccer Complex
 Women’s Softball Field and Dugouts
1998Merriman Center
 Burchard
 McComas
 New Residence (East)
 PeddrewYates
 West End Market
 Cassell (addition)
1999Harper
2000Torgersen
2001Shanks (addition)
 Special Purpose Housing KL, MN, OP, QR
2002Lane Stadium South Endzone (addition)
 Southgate Center (addition)
2003Bioinformatics Phase 1
 Cheatham (addition)
 Student Services
2004Bioinformatics Phase 2
 Smith
 HahnNorth Wing
2005Holtzman Alumni Center
 The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center
2006Latham
2007BishopFavrao
 Surge Space Building
2008 Institute for Critical Technologies and Applied Science (ICTAS) II
2009New Hall West
2010HahnHurst Basketball Practice Center
 Perry Street Parking Deck
 VTC

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