Boyd Cultural Arts Center is named for Oscar F. Boyd, member of the graduating class of 1911 and Wilmington College professor for more than 50 years. The original structure, Boyd Auditorium-Fine Arts Center was completed in 1953. In 2005 it was renovated, added onto and renamed.
Boyd Cultural Arts Center is now home to the Meriam R. Hare Quaker Heritage Center, the T. Canby Meetinghouse, the Harcum Art Gallery and the Hugh G. Heiland Theater, as well as offices and classrooms.
The 32,000 square foot, two-story addition features the Harcum Art Gallery, faculty offices, theatre scene shop, music rehearsal room for 50, electronic keyboard classroom for 13, seminar room, one 24-seat classroom, and two 40-seat classrooms.