The building site for CASS is on the Wahnish Way parking next the Jake Gaither Gymnasium. Work on the foundation is scheduled to start on March 31, 2018.
FAMU has received $16,155,000 of the total $39,355,000 cost of the CASS from the Florida Legislature. CASS is the top priority on FAMU’s list of Public Education Capital Outlay funding requests.
According to FAMU: “The FAMU Center for Access and Student Success (CASS) is designed to be a multipurpose building serving as a one-stop shop for programs like recruitment, admissions, financial aid and enrollment management. This building will also house registrar, scholarship office, counseling services and the Center for Disability Access and Resources.”