News

After two years of discussions, Princeton unveiled its 2006-2016 Campus Plan in February 2008 and began working to implement this ambitious effort. Now, the University is launching its next campus planning effort.

Here are news postings chronicling these efforts.

Sept. 20, 2016
PDF icon2026 Campus Plan: progress to date and next steps (.pdf)

Oct. 21, 2015
Construction, renovation projects transform campus appearance

Oct. 8, 2015
Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment readies for research and teaching with new space

June 15, 2015
Graduate students start moving into Lakeside housing complex

Nov. 25, 2014
Officials celebrate new Princeton Station, 'important link' to world beyond campus

Nov. 3, 2014
New Dinky station to open Nov. 17, marking Arts and Transit Project milestone

Sept. 3, 2014
Campus construction efforts include focus on sustainability and housing

Aug. 18, 2014
Video feature: 'Princeton's Trees' offers look into campus history

June 11, 2014
Even under construction, Andlinger lab teaches

Feb. 6, 2014
Renovation begins on economics and international programs building at 20 Washington Road

Oct. 29, 2013
Light and integrated spaces join neuroscience and psychology buildings

Aug. 22, 2013
New campus landmarks loom with new construction

June 28, 2013
University selects U-NOW as child care provider for future on-campus center

March 25, 2013
University selects Terra Momo group as partner for Arts and Transit Project dining

Feb. 12, 2013
Details of Arts and Transit Project schedule discussed at campus meeting

Feb. 11, 2013
Merwick-Stanworth redevelopment will begin in spring

Feb. 4, 2013
Video feature: 'Princeton Trees'

Jan. 23, 2013
Some University offices to relocate

Dec. 19, 2012
Arts and Transit plans approved; construction to begin in 2013

Oct. 18, 2012
$20 million gift from Peretsman and Scully names psychology building

Oct. 17, 2012
$15 million gift from Wallace brothers funds dance building and theater

Sept. 17, 2012
Campus construction, renovation projects progress this fall

Sept. 4, 2012
Mellon Foundation grant supports Princeton's Fellows in the Creative and Performing Arts 

June 20, 2012
Plans call for 20 Washington Road to house economics, international programs

May 2, 2012
Construction to begin this summer on new graduate student housing complex at Hibben-Magie site

April 23, 2012
University submits Arts and Transit project to Planning Board

March 29, 2012
Sky for a ceiling: Andlinger Lab design reflects science in service of the planet

Feb. 2, 2012
Arts and Transit plan being prepared for Planning Board review; station architect named

Jan. 19, 2012
Plans for Merwick, Stanworth housing unveiled

Nov. 30, 2011
Princeton's new computing research center builds research capacity

Sept. 29, 2011
Neuroscience and Psychology structures emerge; other construction progresses

June 20, 2011
Summer construction includes final work on new computing center

May 27, 2011
Princeton's class of 1976 gives dorm to Butler College

April 8, 2011
Improvement plans advancing for graduate student and faculty/staff housing

April 7, 2011
Frick Lab architect Hopkins to speak for dedication

April 5, 2011
Video: Frick Chemistry Laboratory construction time-lapse

Feb. 23 2011
Gift to name Yoseloff Hall in Butler College

Feb. 2, 2011
Princeton to install powerful solar collector field

Jan. 13, 2011
State-of-the-art Frick Chemistry Lab, now open, advances new frontier of research

Dec. 1, 2010
Open houses set on library renovation

Nov. 15, 2010
Preparations continue for renovation of Firestone Library; Fisher named design partner

Sept. 16, 2010
New tennis center among campus construction projects

Sept. 15, 2010
Preparations begin for construction of graduate student housing at Hibben-Magie

Sept. 2, 2010
Elements of new Frick lab join to create 'best infrastructure' for chemistry

Aug. 30, 2010
Campus sustainability efforts expand over summer (Washington Road stream project)

Aug. 10, 2010
Chemistry lab carries Frick name; move-in begins

June 14, 2010
Science neighborhood construction progresses this summer

May 12, 2010
Andlinger plans blend technical, aesthetic goals for new energy research hub

April 29, 2010
Connecting art and engineering in Streicker Bridge critique

March 17, 2010
Construction to begin on state-of-the-art facilities for neuroscience and psychology

Feb. 25, 2010
New Chemistry Building reflects its environment; Tour reveals interactive nature of design

Feb. 4, 2010
Evergreen beauty of campus gardens thrives year round

Jan. 20, 2010
Princeton announces plans for new research computing center at Forrestal

Jan. 8, 2010
Planning begins for visiting faculty housing on Olden Street

Oct. 31, 2009
Open house welcomes employees to 701 Carnegie Center

Oct. 5, 2009
Classes remembered at Butler court dedication

Sept. 28, 2009
Pieces in place for final phase of four-year college system

Sept. 21, 2009
Butler College celebration set

Sept. 18, 2009
New home for Fields Center, Community House a beacon for multicultural education and social opportunities

Sept. 15, 2009
Campus Club opens as a gathering place for students

Sept. 8, 2009
Construction work focuses on Chemistry Building, Streicker Bridge

Aug. 13, 2009
From top to bottom, Butler will be a living environmental laboratory

July 31, 2009
Discovering the secret gardens of Princeton

July 1, 2009
Sherrerd Hall construction time-lapse video

June 22, 2009
Streicker Bridge begins to rise amid summer construction

April 7, 2009
Community dedicates Sherrerd Hall for 'quintessential Tiger'

April 6, 2009
Tilghman describes additional steps to deal with economic downturn

Feb. 11, 2009
Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects selected to design new Andlinger Center

Jan. 19, 2009
Princeton opens new chapter on solar energy

Jan. 8, 2009
Tilghman details impact of economic downturn

Dec. 11, 2008
Class of 1967 gives dorm to Butler College

Nov. 24, 2008
Capital plan cut by $300 million in the face of economic downturn

Nov. 11, 2008
Prudent planning helps University deal with volatile economic conditions

Nov. 3, 2008
Butler College dorms rise again

Sept. 29, 2008
Princeton's newest building a study in light

Sept. 29, 2008
Sherrerd funds new building at intersection of engineering and social science

Sept. 17, 2008
Arts complex design intended to embrace campus and community

Aug. 27, 2008
Open house planned on arts and transit neighborhood

July 1, 2008
International business leader Gerhard R. Andlinger makes $100 million gift to transform energy and environment research at Princeton

June 18, 2008
New home of Fields Center, Community House slated to open in a year

June 16, 2008
Summer construction includes completion of three new facilities

May 29, 2008
University plans new child care center

May 1, 2008
Groundwork laid for Campus Club to roll out the welcome mat this fall

March 6, 2008
Wilf gift to fund new dormitory and support Jewish life at Princeton

Feb. 18, 2008
Panel discussion marks conclusion of campus planning effort

Feb. 18, 2008
Princeton unveils most comprehensive campus plan in its history