Academic Catalog and Handbooks

2023-2024 Edition

Buildings and Facilities at the College of Saint Benedict


Sacred Heart Chapel (1913)
Renovated 1983.

Renner House (2005)
The President's Residence.

Academic and Student Development Buildings

Main Building: Gertrude Hall (1898), Teresa Hall (1913)
Computer science, Economics, Mathematics, Nursing, and Psychology offices; classrooms; Teresa Reception Center.
Renovated 2019.

Mary Hall Commons (1956)
Administrative and staff offices for President, Provost, Academic Affairs, Duplicating/mail, Bookstore and Security.
Renovated 2017.

Henrita Academic Building (1961)
Humanities, social science and education offices and classrooms; Writing Center; Student Accessibility Services.
Renovated 2017 & 2019.

Murray Hall (1961)
Intercultural and International Student Services, Campus Ministry, Student Activities and Leadership Development, Swimming pool
Renovated 2021.

Gorecki Dining and Conference Center (2007)
Student dining; conference and gathering spaces.

Benedicta Arts Center (1964)
Fine arts classrooms and offices, Gorecki Family Theater, Colman Theater, Escher Auditorium, Helgeson Dance Studio, Darnall Amphitheater, music library, art galleries, studios, rehearsal and practice rooms, ticket office.
Renovated 1978, 2006.

Academic Services Building (1974)
Registrar, Academic Advising, Student Accounts, Financial Aid, Student Employment, Student Development, Residential Life
Renovated 2019.

Claire Lynch Hall (1984)
Gymnasium, physical education classrooms, exercise and weight rooms, offices.

Clemens Library (1986)
Library, Media Services, IT Services Help Desk, Sustainability, XPD, computer public access area, conference and study rooms, St. Teresa Rare Book Collection.
Renovated 2019.

Lottie and Frank J. Ardolf, Jr. Science Center (1992)
Chemistry and nutrition classrooms, laboratories and offices; general classrooms for sciences and humanities.

S.L. Haehn Campus Center (1996)
O'Connell's, McGlynn's, Alumnae Hall, fitness center, field house, offices, conference rooms.
Renovated 2021.

Richarda Hall (1961)
History, Languages, and Theology offices; classrooms.
Renovated 1987 and 2012.

Schoenecker Commons (2018)
Business Office, Institutional Advancement, Human Resources, Admission Office

Lottie and Frank J. Ardolf Jr. Residence Hall (1994)
Lower Level Information Technology Services, Health Center

St. Benedict Athletic Complex (2018)
Softball and soccer fields, Athletic trainer, Locker rooms

Student Residences

Mary Hall

Aurora (1956)
Regina (1963)
Corona (1969)

West Apartments

Sohler (1971)
Smith (1971)
Schumacher (1971)
Girgen (1972)
Westkaemper (1972)
Gable (1972)
Dominica (1980)

East Apartments

Zierden (1975) Renovated 1999.
Luetmer (1975) Replaced and expanded 2001.
McDonald (1975) Renovated 1999.
Werth (1975) Renovated 2001.

Margretta (1988)

Lottie and Frank J. Ardolf Jr. Residence Hall (1994)

Brian Hall (1996)

Centennial Commons (2012)

College Avenue Apartments