Updates


Update on Residence Hall Construction

June 15, 2015 Dear Goucher Community Members: Many of you were able to join us for the May 8 groundbreaking for the new first-year village. The event was definitely full of positive energy for Goucher’s future, but it was largely ceremonial in nature. The good news is that over the next two weeks we will start the real work (mostly relocating utilities) to […]


Groundbreaking May 8th!

On Friday, May 8, Goucher College will break ground on a new residence hall that will begin a complete re-envisioning of how students live and learn on campus. Goucher students, faculty, staff, alumnae/i, trustees, and other community members will gather on the lawn of Froelicher Hall across from the Decker Sports and Recreation Center at 4:30 p.m. for the groundbreaking […]


Upcoming Building & Room Relocations

New Residence Hall Construction-Related Changes Coming Soon (Updated 6/15/15) To begin the construction of the new residence halls, some groups will need to move to temporary locations, and some residence halls will be closed. We will do our best to keep noise and dust levels to a minimum, but some disruptions should be anticipated. Below is a summary of the […]


Construction and Maintenance Priorities at Goucher College

Progress is proceeding as planned on the first new residence hall building near Froelicher Hall and a consolidated dining venue in Pearlstone Student Center. The whole Goucher community is invited to attend the groundbreaking, which is scheduled right after the spring semester concludes, on May 8. Additionally, we will be updating this website with plans and drawings as they become […]


It Takes a Village

We know students flourish most when offered age-appropriate housing options. Traditional residence halls with shared bathrooms make first-year students get out of their rooms, meet new people, and begin building friendships to last a lifetime. Gradually increased privacy and autonomy for upper-division students helps prepare them for life after graduation. Where the Froelicher complex stands, we will create a first-year […]


Let’s Bring People Together

A meaningful residential experience greatly affects a student’s chances for success, both at Goucher and beyond. We want to bring our community together in new ways and add a whole new level of learning to a student’s time at Goucher. That’s why we developed a new plan for campus dining and residential life. We’ve got some big ideas. We want […]