Academic Space Planning & Projects

Academic Space Planning & Projects advances academic goals and objectives of the university by serving as the primary point of contact on academic planning, design, and construction projects. The department bridges the gap between architectural teams, developers, and colleges or schools, and leadership, ensuring all pedagogical and research needs of the university are adequately addressed.

By providing strategic leadership, coordination, and broad expertise for the academic facilities space management, the department capitalizes on available university resources. Evaluating all phases of construction and renovation projects, including planning, development, execution, and post-occupancy assessment to ensure they align with university needs. We collaborate with partners across campus on space allocation and utilization.

One Stop Physical Space

Texas One Stop

Opened Fall 2020

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Anna Hiss Gym - New Construction in an academic space with tables and chairs

Anna Hiss Gym

Opened Fall 2020

Academic Space Planning Study Approval Form

In order to ensure that campus academic space initiatives are in alignment with the strategic academic goals and objectives of the University all academic space planning studies must be approved by academic leadership. Please detail the key goals and objectives, include any applicable attachments, and submit the form for review at the link above.

Academic Design & Construction Project Approval Form

In order to ensure that campus academic design & construction project initiatives are in alignment with the strategic academic goals and objectives of the University all academic projects over $250,000 in TOTAL PROJECT COST must be approved by academic leadership. Please detail the key project information and submit the form for review at the link above.

Funding for Small Academic Renovation Projects (80/20 Program)

Submit a request for an academic space renovation and get more information.

Learning Environments Renovation Program (LERP)

Submit a request for funding of small to medium scope General Purpose Classroom student collaboration space projects

Academic project approval and procurement process

This memorandum outlines updated procedures and schedules for campus renovation projects.