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

55.1° F
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Wind: 7MPH from the S
Humidity: N/A%
Pressure: 30 in.
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Emergency / Weather Alert Information

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Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
36° / 59° 34° / 56° 36° / 43° 39° / 54° 33° / 54°