#lookingback The Board of Supervisors voted on March 15, 1967, to purchase an existing commercial building on West Main Road, Batavia and the County began renovation of the building on June 12 as a temporary home for the college. The college opened its doors to its first students on September 28, 1967.
#lookingback In 1970, construction began to build a new college campus located at One College Road. The new campus was almost seven times the size of the old campus and contained many features, such as a swimming pool and gymnasium, that were lacking on the temporary West Main St. site. The new campus was dedicated in April 1972.
#lookingback In 1989, construction began on a new Center for the Arts. The Center was not only designed to accommodate dramatic productions, concerts and lectures, but was also designed to house the Digital Art, Drafting and Theatre Arts programs.