The Revitalize campaign to significantly renovate and expand athletic, health and wellness facilities at Ripon College is underway with over $7.6 million raised so far in gifts and pledges. Construction is in full swing and includes as the project’s cornerstone a 65,000 sq. ft. field house with performance courts and the best NCAA-regulation indoor track in the state of Wisconsin. Among other enhancements are academic, fitness and hangout spaces, dining and study spaces, modern offices for intramural and coaching staff, enhanced studio, cardio and gym spaces, updated locker rooms, a state-of-the-art athletic training facility, recruiting and club spaces, and more. Watch the fly-through.
Introducing the Willmore Center
New athletics, health and wellness center named for alumna and trustee
Julie Johnson Varsity Women’s Lounge
Julie Johnson, Hall of Fame Women’s Basketball Coach, is the first-ever female Athletic Director at Ripon College. Honor her by participating in the Julie Johnson Varsity Women’s Lounge Challenge.
102.1% Funded (47 Donors)
Coach Elaine Coll Challenge
Coach Elaine Coll founded modern-day women’s intercollegiate athletics at Ripon College. Help us honor her pioneering legacy by participating in the Elaine Coll Hall of Honor naming challenge.
69% Funded (32 Donors)
Coach Gordie Gillespie Challenge
Honor Gordie Gillespie’s renowned championship legacy at Ripon College by participating in the Gordie Gillespie Baseball Coach’s Office naming challenge.
62.5% Funded (39 Donors)
Daniel Sutter ’01 Straightaway Challenge
Honor the memory of track star and coach Daniel Sutter ’01 at Ripon College by giving to the Daniel Sutter ’01 Straightaway naming challenge.
59.9% Funded (33 Donors)
Coach Ron Ernst Challenge
Join us in carrying on Head Football Coach Ron Ernst’s winning legacy at Ripon College by participating in the Ronald Ernst Football Coach’s Office naming challenge.
79% Funded (79 Donors)
Show your support for the Revitalize Campaign for Athletics, Health and Wellness at Ripon College by making a gift today or staking your claim to a locker in the renovated and expanded Storzer Center.