About Us Our Campus Allston Campus Photos & Videos Science and Engineering Complex (SEC) 114 Western Avenue Main navigation In About Us Directory School Overview Leadership Letter from the Dean Standing Committees Mission & Vision Accreditation Engineering Sciences, SB Electrical Engineering, SB Mechanical Engineering, SB Timeline Our Campus Tours Virtual Tour Allston Allston Updates & Resources Allston FAQs Allston Buildings Child Care on the Allston Campus Allston Campus in the News Allston Campus Photos & Videos Sustainability Cambridge Parking Employment & Jobs Information For SEC Progress Video (3:46) An overview of the upcoming Science and Engineering Complex (SEC) in Allston. SEC Progress Video (7:20) An overview of the upcoming Science and Engineering Complex (SEC) in Allston. Harvard in Allston The expanded Allston campus will provide opportunities for collaboration across Greater Boston, which is a world leader in the life sciences, medical science, and technology industries. The University’s investment in Allston reflects rising student and faculty activity in science and engineering. The Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) is the fastest-growing school at Harvard. The cornerstone of Harvard’s new innovation cluster will be the Science and Engineering Complex, a state-of-the-art teaching and research facility featuring active-learning classrooms, advanced machine shops and fabrication facilities, and laboratory space for faculty and student research. Work is now underway and the facility is expected to open in 2020. Allston Video The SEAS expansion will be a collaborative and transformative space in the Harvard and Allston communities. Hear from SEC architect Stefan Behnisch and SEAS dean Frank Doyle about how the new building will host transdiscplinary research and grow the innovative Harvard initiatives within Allston.