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  7. CACAC Theater
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  13. CTColeman Tennis Complex
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  15. DHDevlin Hall
  16. ERDonald L. Beggs Hall
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  20. EHElliott Hall
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  23. FHFiske Hall
  24. GAGaddis Physical Plant Complex
  25. GIGarvey International Center
  26. GEGeology Building
  27. GRGrace Memorial Chapel
  28. GWGrace Wilkie Hall
  29. HTHartman Golf Practice Facility
  30. HGHenrion Hall
  31. HCHeskett Center
  32. HHHubbard Hall
  33. MXHughes Metropolitan Complex
  34. HRHuman Resources Center
  35. JBJabara Hall
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  37. LALake Afton Observatory
  38. LHLindquist Hall
  39. MRMarcus Welcome Center
  40. MCMcKinley Hall
  41. MKMcKnight Art Center
  42. MEMedia Resources Center
  43. MHMorrison Hall
  44. ARNational Institute for Aviation Research
  45. NHNeff Hall
  46. BRNinnescah Biological Station
  47. PZPizza Hut
  48. PRPresident's House
  49. PPPrinting Building
  50. RSRhatigan Student Center
  51. RAShocker Hall
  52. SCSouth Campus
  53. ULUlrich Museum
  54. WHWallace Hall
  55. WMWest Campus
  56. WIWiedemann Hall
  57. WLWilkins Stadium
  58. WAWilner Auditorium
  59. WCWoodman Alumni Center
  60. PBWSU Police Department

Grace Wilkie Hall


Grace Wilkie Hall opened as a women's dormitory in 1953. It replaced a three-story wooden structure, Holyoke Hall, that had been constructed in 1915 two blocks south of the campus. It is a Prairie-style building designed by the Wichita firm of Thomas and Harris. The cafeteria wing, called the Grace Wilkie Annex, was expanded in 1958. Following the purchase of Fairmount Towers for student housing in 1977, Grace Wilkie Hall was remodeled into offices for the Division of Student Affairs, which took occupancy in 1980. The remodeling project included the addition of an elevator.

The building is named for Grace Wilkie, a Wichita native, who joined Fairmount College as head of the home economics department in 1912. She was appointed dean of women in 1921 and continued in that capacity in the Municipal University of Wichita until she retired in 1953. She spent 1919-1920 academic year in France with the American Committee for Devastated France.


Architect: Thomas and Harris

Year Built: 1953

Addition: 1980

Size: 36,306 square feet

What's Inside:

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