Arcade Building | Webster University

Arcade Building

 

Color photograph of corner of arcade building

Address: 810 Olive St.
Opened: January 4, 2016
Grand opening ceremony: January 11, 2016

 

 

The original Wright Building was completed in 1906. The surrounding towers known as the Arcade Building were built in 1919.

 

 

In June 2014, Webster University announced that the Arcade Building will eventually replace the existing Old Post Office campus to form the Gateway Campus of the university. The Arcade Building opened for classes in Spring 2016.

 

References

About the Arcade Building. Retrieved March 17, 2015.
Mansouri, Kavahn. (2015, September 17-October 1). Gateway Campus to open in December. The Journal, vol. 69, no. 2, p. 4. (read the article)
Mansouri, Kavahn. (2016, January 21-February 4). University opens new downtown campus. The Journal, vol. 69, no. 8, p. 1. (read the article)
Webster University 'Gateway Campus' to anchor Arcade Building in historic Old Post Office Square redevelopmentWebster Today, June 4, 2014.
Webster University to expand downtown campusSt. Louis Post-Dispatch, June 3, 2014.
Webster University to open downtown campus in Arcade Building. St. Louis Business Journal, June 3, 2014.