Construction Projects

A number of construction projects are currently taking place on campus to better serve the Boston College community. Below you’ll find updates and details on Phase II of the Harrington Athletics Village and the 150,000-square-foot science facility that will house the Schiller Institute for Integrated Science and Society.

News & Updates

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Phase II of the Harrington Athletics Village (Pete Frates Center)

Anticipated Opening: Summer 2020

The Pete Frates Center will provide a 31,000-square-foot indoor baseball and softball facility featuring locker rooms, hitting tunnels, an indoor turf field, strength and conditioning space, and hospitality area. It will be located adjacent to the Harrington Athletics Village, which opened in 2018.

Architect: Clough Harbor & Associates

Construction Manager: Walsh Brothers


Schiller Institute

Anticipated Opening: Fall 2021

The Schiller Institute for Integrated Science and Society will be the centerpiece of a new 150,000-square-foot science facility. It will feature office and laboratory space for researchers, including engineering faculty, and teaching laboratories that will include computer science robotics and data visualization space. It will provide maker spaces to give students hands-on experiences in prototyping research, a clean room, and a collaboration commons for faculty and students. The new facility will also include space for BC’s Computer Science Department and Shea Center, as well as classrooms for its core courses.

Architect: Payette Associates

Construction Manager: Suffolk