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.
December 28, 2010

The College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, Ill., began work on the Homeland Security Education Center, wh...

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Sloan School of Management
December 21, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

University architects representing four prominent institutions of higher learning tell how your f...

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December 17, 2010

Theater, music, and dance programs at Sam Houston State University have a new venue in the 101,94...

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College of Electrical and Computer Engineering
December 17, 2010

A new $90 million, 250,000-sf classroom and laboratory facility with a 450-seat auditorium for th...

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George W. Bush Presidential Center
November 23, 2010

The George W. Bush Presidential Center, which will house the former president’s library and museu...

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November 09, 2010

The College Sustainability Report Card 2011 evaluated colleges and universities in the U.S. and C...

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November 09, 2010

How do you design a library when print books are no longer its core business? Turn them into mass...

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November 03, 2010

Designed by ZGF Architects, in association with OPN Architects, the Biorenewable Research Laborat...

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November 03, 2010

Pfeiffer Partners Architects, in collaboration with Mithun Architects, programmed, planned, and d...

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November 03, 2010

The Sustainable Energy Technology Center has broken ground in October on the Danville, Va., campu...

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November 03, 2010

Students at Bowling Green State University in Ohio will be eating in a new LEED Platinum multiuse...

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November 01, 2010

John Pearce, FAIA, University Architect at Duke University, Durham, N.C., tells BD+C’s Robert Cas...

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October 13, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

The AEC industry shares a widespread obsession with the new. New is fresh. New is youthful. New i...

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October 13, 2010

William R. Hough Hall is the new home of the Warrington College of Business Administration at the...

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October 13, 2010

The new Kluge-Moses Science Building at Piedmont Virginia Community College, in Charlottesville,...

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October 13, 2010

A new residence complex is in design for United Arab Emirates University in Al Ain, UAE, near Abu...

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October 13, 2010

Construction is getting pumped up at the new Anschutz Health and Wellness Center at the Universit...

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October 13, 2010

Construction is moving along on Hudson County Community College’s North Hudson Campus Center in U...

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October 12, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards—Silver Award. Memorial Field House, once the lovely Collegiate...

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October 12, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards—Silver Award. Officials at Michigan State University’s East Lan...

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October 12, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards...

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October 12, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

An innovative restoration turns a historic but inoperable coal-burning steam plant into a modern,...

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September 16, 2010

The 151,000-sf recreation and wellness center at California State University’s Sacramento campus,...

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September 13, 2010 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

How a university and its Building Team forged a relationship with 'the toughest building authorit...

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September 13, 2010

The San Diego Community College District's $1.555 billion construction program continues with gro...

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September 13, 2010

A 600,000-sf complex on the University of Washington's Seattle campus will include four residence...

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September 13, 2010

The 162,000-sf living/learning complex includes a residence hall with 122 units for 459 students...

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September 13, 2010 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

How a forward-looking city government, a growth-minded university, a developer with vision, and a...

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February 01, 2010 | By Andrew Baltazar, Associate Editor

The University of California, Los Angeles, has begun a new graduate housing project that will occ...

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February 01, 2010 | By Andrew Baltazar, Associate Editor

A new art facility for LIM, the College for the Business of Fashion, in midtown Manhattan is the...

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