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Academic Buildings

Residence Halls

Athletic Facilities

Service Facilities

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University Facilities


The UW-Superior campus is situated on 125 acres in a quiet residential neighborhood. Most academic buildings and residence halls are located on the main campus at Belknap Street and Catlin Avenue. The south campus, at Catlin Avenue and North 28th Street, includes a residence hall, sports arena and other athletic facilities.


Specialized labs and facilities offer numerous opportunities for hands-on work. Computer labs are located in nearly all academic buildings, the student center and all residence halls. Specialized art studios, soundproof practice rooms for musicians, and two theaters with a large scene workshop are available on campus. Other specialized facilities include a Legal Resource Center, Curriculum Development Center, COPE Center, media lab, television studio, radio studio, and advanced computer lab.


Academic Buildings


OLD MAIN is the central building on campus, containing classrooms and computer labs as well as offices for university administration and student services, the Multicultural Center and the Center for Continuing Education/Extension


ERLANSON HALL houses classrooms and faculty offices for the Department of Business and Economics. It also contains the Center for Economic Development, Transportation and Logistics Research Center and the Distance Learning Center.


BARSTOW HALL contains classrooms, laboratories, faculty offices and research areas for the Department of Biology and Earth Science and the Department of Chemistry.


McCASKILL HALL houses offices and classrooms for the Teacher Education, Counseling and Psychological Professions, and Educational Administration departments; the Computing and Media Services center, which includes a media lab and interactive distance education classroom; Kathryn Ohman Theater; and science laboratories.


HOLDEN FINE AND APPLIED ARTS CENTER houses the departments of Visual Arts, Communicating Arts, and Music. It includes Kruk Art Gallery, Manion Theatre, Experimental Theatre, Webb Recital Hall, and numerous art studios and music practice rooms.


JIM DAN HILL LIBRARY houses a collection of books, periodicals, government documents, videos/DVDs, CDs, CD-ROMs and online databases to support teaching, scholarly activity and learning. The library is a selective depository library in the Federal Depository Library Program and for State of Wisconsin documents. The Legal Resource Center includes an extensive law library. The Lake Superior Maritime Collection is a research collection. The library provides personal computers connected to the campus network as well as notebook computers to access the campus wireless network. Study rooms are available and equipped with video/DVD players, computers and projectors. The library has technology-enhanced classrooms for general and library instruction.


SUNDQUIST HALL houses faculty offices as well as the day care center, Student Health Services and First Nations Studies offices.


HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER houses the Health and Human Performance Department, athletic programs, and campus recreation facilities. The building includes a field house with indoor track, 3,000-seat gymnasium, fitness center, weight room, racquetball courts, climbing wall, swimming pool, dance studio, faculty and coaches' offices, and offices for the campus recreation and intramural programs.


Residence Halls


CROWNHART HALL is a women's residence hall. It is located on the north end of campus. Crownhart Hall features centrally located restrooms with private bathrooms. 


CURRAN-McNEILL HALL is a coed hall. It is located in the middle of campus.  Second floor Curran-McNeill is a substance-free floor. Handicap accessible rooms are also located in Curran-McNeill.


OSTRANDER HALL is a coed hall and is located in the middle of campus.


ROSS HALL is a coed hall that features non-traditional student floors and single rooms. It is located on the south end of campus.


Student Center and Dining Facility


ROTHWELL STUDENT CENTER houses a cafeteria, snack bar and coffee shop; student organization offices; student lounges and meeting rooms; study areas; computer labs; television viewing areas; bookstore; ATM; and a bank.


Athletic Facilities


HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER is home for many UW-Superior Yellowjacket athletic programs. See the listing under Academic Buildings.


WESSMAN ARENA is home of the UW-Superior Yellowjacket men's and women's hockey teams. It also is used for intramural sports and physical education classes during the winter. It is located on the south campus at Catlin Avenue and North 28th Street.


ALL-WEATHER RUNNING TRACK is a track-and-field area located on the South Campus. It includes an eight-lane track and facilities for shot put, discus, pole vault and other events.


TED WHEREATT BASEBALL FIELD is located on the south campus west of Ross Hall. The field is equipped with above-ground dugouts, limited bleacher seating and scoreboard.


OLE HAUGSRUD MEMORIAL STADIUM is a lighted outdoor facility with a seating capacity of 4,000.


Service Facilities


CAMPUS WELCOME CENTER is located at the university’s main entrance at Catlin Avenue and Belknap Street. Its staff provides parking passes, parking information and directional information to students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors.


SERVICES CENTER provides space for warehousing and shipping and receiving operations, maintenance shops, motor pool and physical plant administration.


CHARLES HALBERT HEATING PLANT provides steam to heat university buildings.