University Buildings

Not only are the world’s youth educated in these buildings, but much of the globe’s most ground-breaking research takes place here. Requirements for housing students are more expansive than ever, but need to be balanced with the university’s real purpose: the pursuit of knowledge. Great design can inspire that pursuit.

Chris Van Gorder, president and CEO, Scripps Health, stands before the crane that will be used to erect seven stories of structu

February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

$456 million Institute will be comprehensive heart center for 21st Century.

The James E. Clyburn Research Center comprises two buildings, the Drug Discovery Building and the Bioengineering Building.

February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The two buildings add 208,000 square feet of collaborative research space to the campus.

Texas A&M UniversityCorpus Christis fusion facility combines academic departme

Texas A&M UniversityCorpus Christis fusion facility combines academic departmentsnursing (above) and kinesiologywith recreat

January 31, 2012 | By David Mills, AIA, and Michael Medici, AIA

‘Fusing’ multiple functions into a single building can make it greater than the sum of its parts....

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Through the use of sand cast red brick, oak doors, and a warm natural color palette, the building maintains a strong connection

January 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Intended to be the centerpiece of the College’s transformation from a commuter college to a 24-ho...

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The $26 million facility is a Class A office, clinical and education space integrating ancillary medical services with physician

January 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new facility provides programs for the Texas A&M Health Science Center, the Texas Brain a...

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January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction is scheduled to begin in June 2012, and will be completed by December 2012.

At the new $654 million Rush University Medical Center, the ground-level hospital entryway includes a four-story, all-season ope

January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

At a cost of $654 million, the 14-story, 830,000-sf medical center, designed by a Perkins+Will te...

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The new 200,000-sf Dineen Hall, Syracuse University College of Law.

The new 200,000-sf Dineen Hall, Syracuse University College of Law.

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The design reflects an organizational clarity and professional sophistication that anticipates th...

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The 31,360-square-foot renovation consists of a two-story addition housing separate locker rooms for the three teams, shower roo

December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Renovation provides state-of-the-art waterfront facility.

The George and Ellen Rieveschl Digitorium is the figural heart of Griffin Hall, comprising a two-story hall, embraced by the lay

December 16, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The sustainable building solution, built for approximately $255-sf, features innovative materials...

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Fraser Brown MacKenna Green Gown Award GE Fogg Building

Once uneconomic to heat and suffering from extreme solar glare, the concrete structure of the building was corroded and the wind

December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Working closely with staff at Queen Mary University of London, MEP Engineers Mott MacDonald, Cost...

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Goody Clancy Ohio State residential project

The new residential district will be designed to strengthen connections with the larger OSU community and the surrounding distri

December 02, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The project, which is focused on developing a vibrant on-campus community of learning for OSU und...

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Griffin Electric Gwinnett Technical College Barton Malow

The Griffin Electric team was responsible for installing a 2,000 amp service, 100KW natural gas generator, as well as, several s

November 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Accommodating up to 3,000 students annually beginning this fall, the 78,000-sf, three-story facil...

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Perkins Eastman Shandong University

Shandong Universitys new campus for 25,000 students is situated on the Yellow Sea overlooking Aoshan Bay near the city of Qingd

November 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff
Centre for Interactive Research LEED Platinum CIRS

CIRS is a state-of-the-art living- lab in which researchers from leading academic institutions worldwide can conduct interacti

November 18, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Designed to exceed LEED Platinum, the Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) is...

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The John and Mary Brock Football Facility at Georgia Tech in Atlanta was designed and constructed in just 40 weeks using a combi

November 11, 2011 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

How construction manager Barton Malow utilized BIM and design-build to deliver a quick turnaround...

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Altra Sede Regione Lombardia is an iconic five-building,1.05-million-sf headquarters property for the Lombardy Regional Governme

November 04, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Altra Sede Regione Lombardia and Bank of Oklahoma Center both recognized.

Public universities tend to have the most sophisticated plans, including three or more types of communications platforms.

October 17, 2011 | By BD+C Staff


“Detailed Analysis of U.S. College and University Annual Clery Act Reports” study now av...

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The Science and Math Learning Center anticipates a 24% reduction in energy use as compared to a similar building, at an annual s

October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Van H. Gilbert architects enhances sustainability credentials.

Bulley & Andrews is celebrating 120 years in the construction business.

October 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The family-owned and operated general contractor attributes this significant milestone to the str...

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Program allows users to choose from a variety of flooring and line accent colors to create unique floor designs to complement an

September 30, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Program allows users to choose from a variety of flooring and line accent colors to create unique...

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At 6,780 sq meters, the Centre of Excellence is currently one of the largest buildings to pursue Living Building certification.

September 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The Living Building Challenge requires projects to meet a stringent list of qualifications, inclu...

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University of Iowa, Currier Hall.

September 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

82% of public, private and 2-year specialized colleges and universities believe they are not very...

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The $34 million, four-story, 107,000-sf campus center embodies the values of Lawrence University.

September 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The project was one of three to win the award in the category of Architectural/Non-Residential. ...

May 18, 2011 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

They’re not ‘dorms’ anymore. Today’s collegiate housing facilities are lively, state-of-the-art,...

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May 18, 2011

The hillside location for the Ray and Dagmar Dolby Regeneration Medicine building at the Universi...

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April 13, 2011

People parking their cars inside the new Research Drive garage at Duke University are making hist...

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April 12, 2011

The Livingston Dining Commons at Rutgers University’s Livingston Campus in New Brunswick, N.J., w...

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April 12, 2011

The College of New Jersey broke ground on its 79,000-sf School of Education building in Ewing, N....

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March 24, 2011

Faculty House, a 1923 McKim Mead White building on Columbia University’s East Campus, could no lo...

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