Facilities & Strengths

The Vukovich Center for Communication Arts, a $23 million state-of-the-art academic facility and performance venue, opened in the spring of 2009

  • Three on-campus stages: the award-winning Gladys Mullenix Black Theatre, featuring a 40-foot Proscenium stage with technical systems and architectural features designed to support professional-level learning, both on stage and backstage; the Raymond P. Shafer Auditorium, with large performance stage and 1,700 seats; and The Little Theatre in Arter with 23-foot Proscenium stage and 210 seats.
  • Full HD television studio
  • HD digital movie theatre/classroom with surround sound
  • On-campus radio station, WARC
  • Scene shop with supervising technical director and the latest power tools
  • Costume shop with professional staff
  • Academic, support, and theatre facilities all in one building