Media advisory: SF State to break ground on first new academic building in 25 years

San Francisco State University will break ground on a new academic building for the College of Liberal & Creative Arts on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. The $81 million project will house new Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts (BECA) facilities including classrooms, a professional TV newsroom, the student radio station, an audio-recording studio and more.

The four-story, 75,000-square-foot, LEED-certified building will be the University’s first new academic building in 25 years. The project was first identified as a priority in the University’s 2007 campus master plan.

Members of the media planning to attend the groundbreaking should contact Strategic Marketing & Communications by calling (415) 338-1665 or emailing Click here for more information about the new Liberal & Creative Arts building. To watch a webcam of the construction progress, click here.

WHAT: SF State Liberal & Creative Arts building groundbreaking ceremony

WHEN: Friday, Oct. 26 Groundbreaking ceremony: 11:30 a.m. to noon

WHERE: SF State campus, 8 Tapia Drive; cross street Font Boulevard