Physical Plant

Escalante Hall

 

Building Building # Gross Square Feet Type  
Escalante Hall 19 297,593 Auxiliary  1961

One of the original six dormatories on campus.  Named after Silvestre Escalante a spanish priest, missionary and explorer.  He led an expedition through southwestern Colorado in 1776.  One of the earliest reports of this region.  Expedition traveled across the Animas River in what is now the southern part of the City of Durango.