Clark College at Washington State University Vancouver: Partners in Education
Clark College at WSU Vancouver campus opened for classes on January 3, 2006. It was the next step in the longstanding partnership between Clark College and WSU Vancouver.
Before WSU Vancouver moved to its current site in 1996, it was housed in Bauer Hall on the Clark College campus
Today, Clark College and WSU Vancouver have established an educational partnership to provide pathways to baccalaureate degrees..
The 63,334 square foot, three-story building provides additional classrooms, science laboratories, computer labs, and support space to accommodate growing enrollment and the desire to provide access to lower division courses for WSU Vancouver students.
The beautiful facility is home to Clark's nationally-recognized nursing program as well as general education classes.
The groundbreaking ceremony for the environmentally friendly, state-of-the-art facility was held on July 21, 2004.
The $19.7 million project, which was designed by LSW Architects, PC, of Vancouver, was completed on schedule and under budget. It received a 2006 Community Pride Design Award from Clark County and the city of Vancouver.
The lobby mural, “Flight of the Mind, Exploration of the Heart” was created by Johanna
Poethig as part of the Washington State Arts Commissioner Art in Public Places Program
in partnership with Clark College.