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Academic & Student Recreation Center

LEED-NC Gold

The Academic & Student Recreation Center, located in the heart of the campus’ Urban Plaza, combines academic, recreation, retail and specialty spaces together into one energetic facility. The center provides students and the greater campus community state-of-the-art recreation facilities and many opportunities for exercise and campus engagement.

• 2009 New Construction

• $114,373 in annual energy savings

• 95% of construction waste diverted from landfill

• Transit Score® of 88 - Excellent Transit

• Elliptical machines with ReRev Technology generate energy by kinetic motion

Key strategies include: high performance exterior envelop with exterior sunshades and increased wall insulation; highly efficient mechanical and electrical equipment; eco-roof planters on the fifth level terrace retain and treat stormwater; and reuse of existing well water drawn from and re-injected to the aquifer which eliminates the need for a cooling plant.

View the Academic and Student Recreation Center LEED Scorecard