Artists rendering of the view of the Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital from the Ashley River

Bigger and better in every way

Children heal better when they feel safe, happy and secure, surrounded by the people who love them.

What's inside

Let's build it

Rendering of the exterior of the Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital
The MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital, opens in 2019 at Calhoun Street and Courtenay Drive, near Ashley River Tower.

After almost 30 years in its current location, MUSC Children’s Hospital is preparing for an exciting new phase of life in a new home and with a new name: the MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital. With your help, we will open the doors to this special new hospital and a whole new world of possibilities in children’s health in 2019.

Project Timeline

February 2015 

Launch of capital campaign


 November 2015

Work begins at building site.


 August 2016

Groundbreaking. Construction begins.

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 October  2017

Topping out. The final beam is placed

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 Spring 2019

Construction complete.

 October 2019 

Move-in. MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital opens to public.