An article appeared in the April 10, 1970 edition of the Rollins Sandspur regarding the construction of Ward Hall:
Construction on the New Cloverleaf Women's Dormitory on the Rollins College campus nears 50 percent completion. When finished Spt. 1, the four-story V-shaped structure will provide housing for 200 Rollins co-eds. The Mediterranean style building is costing $1,475,000, including construction and furnishings, and encompasses approximately 47,000 square feet. Contractors for the new dorm, designed by the Winter Park architectural firm of Rogers, Lovelock and Fritz, is Graham Contracting, Inc.