Franklin is our main building and is located in the former city hall. It is named after Franklin Delano Roosevelt, an American politician who served as the 32nd president of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945. This building contains classrooms 13 to 18, the offices of UCR Management, staff, and faculty, Student Support, and the Reception desk.
Address: Lange Noordstraat 1, 4331 CB Middelburg
Theodore is our smallest building and was the first location where classes were held when UCR opened in 2004. It is named after Theodore Roosevelt Jr., an American statesman, conservationist, naturalist, historian, and writer, who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. You can find classrooms 1 and 2 in Theodore. It is also the home of the Hans Lipperhey Museum, which tells the story of how Middelburg resident Hans Lipperhey discovered the telescope back in 1608. The museum is part of Stichting Volkssterrenwacht Philippus Lansbergen who practice public astronomy.
Address: Helm 3, 4331 CD Middelburg
Eleanor is the academic heart of UCR. It is named after Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, an American political figure, diplomat, and activist who served as the first lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945, during her husband President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s four terms in office. In Eleanor, you will find the offices of most of our faculty members, classrooms 7 to 9 and 11, a printer, the IT desk for all your computer problems, and lots of study space.
Address: Stadhuisstraat 2, 4331 PK Middelburg
Anne is UCR’s newest building. It is named after Anna (known as Anne) Eleanor Roosevelt, Chair of the Roosevelt Institute in New York and granddaughter of Franklin D. and Eleanor Roosevelt. It currently has three classrooms (21, 24 and 26) for general teaching, three labs (27, 28, and 30) for all kinds of engineering projects. In the future, mobility labs, electro labs, and more engineering labs will be realized. Anne also has study spaces, meeting rooms for tutors, and the office of the student counselor.
Address: Sint Sebastiaanstraat 12, 4331 PL Middelburg
Though Elliott is the social heart of the UCR community, this building is home to classrooms 19 and 20 and provides students with recently modernized study areas. Elliott is completely student-run and volunteer-driven.
Address: Lange Noordstraat 42, 4331 CE Middelburg
Though it technically does not belong to any of the five buildings, the Outdoor Classroom is a focal point on campus. Also known as Helm Square, it is located in between Franklin and Theodore, and sits under the watchful eye of our Eleanor and Franklin busts. It is a space that faculty, students, locals, and tourists are welcome to use for an impromptu class on a sunny day, a meeting, or a moment to rest.
Address: Helmplein, 4331 CD Middelburg