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OSU Buildings Histories in the Special Collections and Archives Research Center

Building History

Information Forthcoming

General Information

Address 2101 SW Campus Way
Architect Unknown
Year Built 1980
Renovations Unknown
Square Footage 49,906
Purpose/Usage Laboratories and classrooms

Previous Name(s) N/A
Namesake E. C. Gilbert, who started as a professor at Oregon Agricultural College (now OSU) in 1917 and was chairman of the chemistry department from 1940 to 1956

Historic District Yes; Non-Historic Contributing Building 
Blueprints Unknown

Facilities Services Records, 1888-2003. Series XX:  Campus, Farm, and Property Maps, 1899-1990. Campus and Farm Maps: 3-A

Oregon State University Campus Maps, 1894-1994


Oregon State University Historical Photographs, 1868-1980

Further Archival Information

Oregon Digital: Contains periodicals regarding the construction and programs within the Gilbert Hall Addition.


*See Gilbert Hall for more