Science Building Ribbon Cutting
Science Building Ribbon Cutting

Midtown Science Building

The state-of-the-art science building, which opened in September 2005, houses the biology, chemistry, physics, astronomy and meteorology departments. In addition to classrooms, the facility includes research laboratories, lecture auditoria, a greenhouse, an observatory and the WCSU Weather Center.

The Science Building is the first state-funded building project seeking LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, which works to promote environmentally responsible and sustainable buildings.



Building Statistics
Project Budget: $48 million
Architect/engineer: Fletcher Thompson, Inc., Shelton, CT/
Mitchell/Giurgola Architects, LLP, New York, NY
Contractor: Fusco Corp., New Haven, CT
The Morganti Group, Danbury, CT
Size:   122,000 square feet
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WCSU Weather Information

Current Conditions in Danbury

Current Conditions

54.7° F
Feels like N/A°

Wind: 1MPH from the SW
Humidity: N/A%
Pressure: 30 in.
Dew Point: N/A° F

Emergency / Weather Alert Information

The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

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Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday
Thickening cloudiness and cold.
Snow in the morning, 3 to 7 inches ending midday, some late day sunshine possible.
Partly sunny and much colder.
Partly sunny and very cold.
Partly sunny and quite cold.
17° / 28° 16° / 29° 7° / 18° 0° / 21° 2° / 22°