Eshleman Hall and MLK Jr. Student Union closed in early 2013 and will reopen in Fall 2015.

  • January 2013
    Eshleman Hall closes
  • February 15, 2013
    ASUC bookstore closes in the MLK Jr. Student Union and moves to its temporary location at 2470 Bancroft
  • March 1, 3013
    Construction in the interior of Anthony Hall is complete.  Landscaping project work begins.
  • March 4, 2013
    MLK Garage closes, as does the pathway between Eshleman and Zellerbach to Lower Sproul.
  • March 2013
    Bathroom renovations in Cesar Chavez complete.
  • May 28, 2013
    Demolition of the exterior of Eshleman Hall began.
  • June 12, 2013
    Lower Sproul Plaza and MLK Garage closed until Fall 2015.
  • June 12, 2013
    Construction began at the northwest corner of the plaza (near Spieker Plaza/Alumni House/Zellerbach Playhouse) to install the rain garden, build a new stairway and ramp and renovate the landscape.
  • August  2013
    Demolition of Eshleman completed and excavation began
  • Mid-August 2013
    A tower crane installed in the Lower Sproul Plaza.
  • September 10, 2013
    A temporary wood fence is installed across Lower Sproul Plaza. The fence separates the construction site from pedestrian pathways and access to Zellerbach Hall and the Chavez Student Center.
  • October 25, 2013
    Grand opening celebration of the Northwest Stair and rain garden.
  • December 2013
    Northwest stairs between upper and Lower Sproul Plazas closed
  • Fall 2014
    Northeast stair scheduled to reopen
  • Fall 2015
    Eshleman Hall, Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union and Lower Sproul Plaza Reopen