Skip to Main Content
Salisbury University
A Maryland University of National Distinction

University Analysis, Reporting & Assessment

SU At-A-Glance


The University owns 79 buildings, including 11 residence halls. These buildings are located on 183.6 acres, with a total gross square footage of 2,484,819.

The Admissions House, on the corner of Camden Avenue and Loblolly Lane, contains administrative offices and meeting rooms for the Office of Admissions staff. Admissions Information Sessions are offered each Monday-Friday at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. preceding a 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. campus tour.

The Alumni House, on Camden Avenue opposite the Holloway Hall entrance, serves alumni gatherings and houses the offices of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving.

Outdoor Athletics Facilities include a multi-use stadium; varsity fields for baseball, field hockey, football, lacrosse, soccer and softball; practice fields; an all-weather, 400-meter track; lighted intramural fields; two sand volleyball courts; and 12 tennis courts featuring plexi-pave surfaces with six lighted for night play. The baseball diamond features an Astroturf infield, the only one in the state.

The Bateman Street Building (B1), located on Bateman Street across from the Wayne Stree Parking Garage, houses Information Technology offices, Event Services and the Sports Information office.

The Bellavance Honors Center, on the corner of Camden Avenue and Loblolly Lane, has offices, classrooms and social gathering areas for students enrolled in the Honors College and Thomas E. Bellavance Honors Program.

Camden House, located at 1212 Camden Avenue, houses three of SU's outreach groups: ShoreCorps/PALS, an AmeriCorps program as well as the Horticulture Department.

The Center for Conflict Resolution, located on the southwest corner of Camden and College Avenues, provides the University and the community with conflict resolution services and training. The center works with individuals and groups in conflict to build creative and self-sustaining solutions.

The center also houses the University's academic major and minor in conflict analysis and dispute resolution and acts as a clinic where students take classes, workshops and training in conflict analysis and dispute resolution. Students take practicum and internships through the center at locations both on- and off-campus. The center houses the student-run Campus Mediation Center that provides conflict resolution service to the student body. The center also provides support and use of its facilities to the Conflict Resolution Club.

In addition, the center has a research and evaluation wing that has received national recognition. The practice wing is composed of nationally recognized experts who work with center staff on large scale conflict interventions worldwide. The center has a private resource collection named the Bosserman Library that contains materials on social justice, peace studies and conflict resolution.

The Center for Integrated Media (IMC) is located in Conway Hall. The IMC is a 30,000 square foot media complex, including a professional level high definition video studio/control room; an instructional standard definition video studio/control room; an audio recording studio; five audio editing suites; and 15 video editing suites. The IMC has facilities for electronic music composition and two multi-media instructional computer labs. The IMC supports both PC and Macintosh platforms.

The Center for International Education, located at the corner of College and Camden Avenues, provides study abroad opportunites for students, the English Language Institute, and the International Student and Scholar Services Office.


The Commons is located on the east end of the campus with a walking link directly connecting it to the Guerrieri University Center. The Commons is home to the main dining hall on campus, featuring the Marketplace food court and the Bistro, serving a buffet-style lunch and dinner. This beautiful building also houses the bookstore, the Gull Card Office, Facilities Reservations, Conference Services and the campus post office.

Computer Labs: The campus oeprates several computer labs for general use, instruction, educational methods nad multi-media development. Labs are located in Conway Hall, Devilbiss Hall, Fulton Hall, Guerrieri Academic Commons, Henson Science Hall and Perdue Hall. The University operates both PC and Macintosh labs.

Conway Hall houses the Seidel School of Education and Professional Studies, including the Social Work and Communication Arts departments. The facility contains faculty and staff offices, classrooms, class labs, teaching methods labs, a multi-media center, an electronic gallery, computer labs, photography lab, a cafe and the May Literacy Center. 

The Curriculum Resource Center is located on the second floor of Conway Hall and supports the teaching, research, educational, and professional needs of faculty, staff, and students of the Seidel School of Education & Professional Studies, as well as the larger Salisbury University community. The CRC is home to the Jim and Carol Powers Reading Room, as well as a 14,000 item collection of teaching resources, two special collections rooms (the Environmental Collection and the Maryland Collection) and a seminar room.

Devilbiss Hall is located at the south end of the campus mall. It houses the departments of Nursing and Health Sciences, and serves as a general purpose classroom and office building. In addition to 44 faculty and staff offices, the building has 17 classrooms and nine laboratories. Special features in this building are a theatre-lecture hall seating 184 and a 2,000 square-foot greenhouse.

The Division Street Building (D1) is located at the corner of Power and South Division Streets. It houses the Eastern Shore Regional GIS Cooperative (ESRGC).

The East Campus Complex, located by the athletics fields on the east campus, houses University Police, the Lower Shore Child Care Resource Center, the Small Business Development Center, the Wellness Center, and the offices and training rooms for the SU football and baseball teams.

The Environmental Studies House is home to the Environmental Studies department.

The Foundation Center, on the corner of Camden and Dogwood avenues, is home to the Salisbury University Foundation Inc. and the Office of University Advancement staff. The home's historical presence dates to the founding of SU. The structure is comprised of a conference room, social room and numerous office and entertaining spaces.

Fulton Hall, located at the north end of the campus mall, contains a black box theatre; a photography studio and darkrooms; ceramics, drawing, graphic design, painting and sculpture studios; the faculty offices for the Art, Communication Arts and Music, Theatre and Dance departments; an electronic piano room; practice and listening rooms for music students and orchestra; and choral rehearsal rooms. The departments of Sociology and Political Science, the Fulton School Dean's office, general purpose classrooms, a lecture hall, the University Gallery and Delmarva Public Radio are also located in Fulton Hall.

The SU Art Galleries extend the University's cultural commitment to the community. The University Gallery (Fulton Hall) and Downtown Campus (The Gallery Building, West Main Street) comprise a regional, membership-supported free arts resource.

The Grounds Building and Greenhouse are where seasonal planting materials are grown for use around campus and at special events.

The Patricia R. Guerrieri Academic Commons library facility contains several specialized academic programs, including the Writing Center, Center for Student Achievement and Mathematics and Computer Science Tutoring Program. It is also home to the Graduate Commons, the Office of Instructional Design and Delivery, the IT HelpDesk, and Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture. A two-story cyber-cafe provides dining as well as 24-hour study space. The Samuel R. Brown Carillon features 48 bells with a keyboard for live performances, as well as an automated player for daily chimes and music.

The Guerrieri University Center facilities include lounges; meeting rooms; Career Services; Disability Support Services, Guerrieri University Center Information Desk; Commuter Connections; Off-Campus Housing Services; Multicultural Student Services; Spirituality Center and Meditation Room; Office of New Student Experience; Parent Programs; Office of Student Activities, Organizations and Leadership, Counseling Center, Vice President of Student Affairs office; student-run radio station WXSU; student-run newspaper The Flyer; Cool Beans Cyber Cafe; Chick-fil-A; a game room and vending area. An automated teller machine (ATM) is conveniently located in the hallway near the north entrance.

Henson Science Hall is located next to Perdue Hall, just north of Maggs Physical Activities Center. It houses the Henson School Dean's Office and the departments of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geography and Geosciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, and Physics. In addition to 89 offices for faculty and staff, it contains 13 lecture rooms, 32 teaching laboratories and 20 faculty/student research labs. This entire facility contains state-of-the-art teaching technologies and scientific equipment. Special features in this building include the 48-seat Geographical Information System (GIS) teaching laboratory and the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) laboratory.

Holloway Hall, the first structure built on campus and currently the administrative office building of the University, contains mostly administrative and faculty offices, the Copy Center, Human Resources, Institutional Equity, Registrar, Veteran Affairs, Cashier, Financial Aid, Publications, Public Relations, and PACE offices. Holloway Hall also houses Student Health Services, a modern 713-seat auditorium, the Social Room and the Great Hall.


The Indoor Tennis Center, located on Milford Street near the Power Professional Building near the East Campus Complex, includes three tennis courts, lobby area, pro shop, showers and locker rooms. Recreational play, varsity team use, membership times and organized league play are available seven days a week throughout the year.

The International Faculty House, at 1106 Camden Avenue across from Holloway Hall, provides a temporary residence for visiting faculty.

Maggs Physical Activities Center includes a large arena, swimming pool, dance studio, fitness room, strength room, classrooms, offices, large multipurpose gymnasium, three racquetball courts, varsity and intramural locker rooms, Athletic Traning Clinic, equipment room and reception area.

The Maintenance Building houses the Physical Plant Office, Facilities Planning and Capital Projects Office, and Campus Sustainability and Environmental Safety Office. The facility includes administrative offices; building trades office; housekeeping office; motor pool office; and maintenance shops for grounds mechanics, motor pool mechanics, electricians, pumbers, painters, carpenters and HVAC technicians.

The Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture, located in the Guerrieri Academic Commons, is a repository for documents and artifacts relating to the Delmarva Peninsula. The center serves the University, the Delmarva community at large, as well as family and local history researchers, professional business people and scholars from across the nation.

Perdue Hall is the home of the Franklin P. Perdue School of Business. The building also houses the Franklin P. Perdue Museum of Business and Entrepreneurship and Mr. Arthur's Cafe. The building has four specialty labs: the Moyle Market Research Lab; the Judkins Family Financial Research Lab, the Advanced Informaton Systems Lab, and the Enterprise Systems Lab. In addition, Perdue Hall has a 209-seat auditorium, three collaborative classrooms and other general -use classrooms. The building also houses 17 team study rooms and an atrium lobby gathering area. Perdue Hall is home to BEACON (Business, Economic and Community Outreach Network) and is home to the following programs: Bienvenidos a Delmarva, Shore Transit and Shore Trends.

The Philosophy House, adjacent to campus on Camden Avenue, is home to the Philosophy Department, a small philosophy library, and classroom and study areas.

The Police Substation is used as a satellite operation to provide University Police iwth a presence on the Main Campus.

Residence Halls offer students a variety of living environments and lifestyle options. The Quad traditional residence halls feature suite-style living that also includes Living Learning Communities. The High-Rise residence halls feature cluster-style living, including shared bathrooms for up to 10 people. Both Quad and High-Rise residence halls are coed. Upperclassmen living locations include Chesapeake Hall, an apartment-style facility; St. Martin's Hall, a suite-style hall; and Dogwood Village, a modular housing complex consisting of 14 buildings, each housing 10 students in single rooms. All residence halls feature study lounges, media spaces, wireless internet, and laundry and vending facilities.

The Scarborough Student Leadership Center, located on Camden Avenue south of the Admissions House, dedicated in 2001, is a center for teaching skills in leadership, citizenship and civic engagement among social and honorary Greek organizations. Numerous conference rooms, a ritual room, a leadership library, organizational offices and other offices make up this one-of-a-kind structure. The project is the first freestanding program of its kind in the nation.

Sea Gull Square is a mixed-use facility that houses 600 students and also includes a variety of retail spaces.  Approximately 150 four-bedroom apartments provide residents fully furnished units, including all furniture, full kitchens, and washer and dryer units. Public spaces include a gym with both cardiovascular and strength-building equipment, a multipurpose classroom, and quiet study space. Additionally each floor features a lounge of study space.

Sea Gull Stadium hosts field hockey, football, and men's and women's lacrosse games. Features of the facility include a retail shop selling SU gear and souvenirs, a concession stand, ticket office, public restrooms, an athletic training clinic, a classroom, VIP seating areas with five covered suites and a press box. The stadium has bleacher seating for nearly 5,000, some 2,800 on the home team side.

The Support Services Building, located at 119 Bateman Street, at the intersection of Bateman and Wayne streets, 100 yards east of the SU pedestrian underpass beneath Route 13, houses Central Stores Supplies, University Shipping and Receiving, Courier Services, Physical Inventory Control (PIC) Team and Surplus Inventory Management Services.

The Student Art Center, adjacent to campus on College Avenue, is home to the student art gallery and five art faculty offices. Exhibitions are scheduled throughout fall and spring semesters. Exhibits will feature works done in freshman art classes, B.F.A. student works, guest exhibitions and lectures about their work. The center also hosts community art meetings.

University Analysis, Reporting, & Assessment (UARA), situated at 1214 Camden Avenue across from the Camden Avenue entrance to the Commons. The Office of UARA guides the knowledge management functions of the University, providing management information and analysis for planning, decision-making, accreditation, academic program review, assessment, and accountability reporting.

The University Fitness Club is located next to the Tennis Center on Milford Street. The UFC is home to four raquetball courts, a group fitness studio, a weight room, two cardiovascular rooms, a cycling studio and a Nautilus training room.

The University House is situated on a 4 1/2 acre expanse, linked to the Alumni House and Bellavance Honors Center, opposite the Holloway Hall entrance.

The Visitor Station is located at the Holloway Hall entrance fromCamden Avenue. It serves as both an information station and a security check point for visitors.

The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, located south of the campus at 909 South Schumaker Drive, is home to the world's most comprehensive collection of wildfowl carving. Named for brothers Lem and Steve Ward of Crisfield, MD, whose skill and vision elevated decoy carving to fine art, the museum works to promote, preserve and perpetuate wildfowl art.

The Wayne Street Garage is a four level parking garage located on the corner of Wayne and Bateman Streets with space available for 821 vehicles.

- Top -

Salisbury University 1101 Camden Avenue Salisbury, MD 21801 410-543-6000