The Scheels Center for the Performing Arts provides a substantial presence on campus for the performing arts of music and drama. This main performance space includes a raised performance platform, lighting catwalk, control room, and multi-purpose auditorium accommodating an audience of 700. The adjacent spaces include rehearsal rooms, music practice, associated staff offices, gathering spaces, toilet rooms, and mechanical room. These spaces comprise 24,300 square feet of the building project. This unique performance space can also be converted into an athletic practice or junior high competition space very quickly.