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LBJ Student Center Expansion

LBJ Student Center

Programmer: Facility Programming and Consulting     
Architect: Atkins Architects
Total Project Cost (DD): $31,200,000
Total Project Cost (CIP): $41,425,366    
Contractor CM@R: Vaughn Construction
Design Development Approval: February 2018 (Actual)
GMP Approval: April 2018 (Actual)
Construction Start: May 2018 (Actual)
Construction Completion: January 2020 (Projected)
Occupancy: Spring 2020 (Projected)

With a TPC of $31.2 million, construction of the LBJ Student Center Expansion project began in June 2018. The expansion will include a refurbished main entry lobby, a second ballroom, conference rooms, meeting spaces, shared spaces for informal student gatherings and study spaces, a new lounge area, an expanded and renovated Welcome Center, an Alumni Center, and improved circulation within the expansion and renovated areas. The new mechanical, electrical, and plumbing building infrastructure systems will integrate with the building infrastructure upgrades made during the recent LBJ Student Center renovations.

Status: The Welcome Center and Alumni Center work is complete and is occupied.   Finishes are being finalized, and the final site work is underway on the exterior.  The project is 85% complete.  

Next Milestone: Perform punch-list of Level 2 improvements (Student Diversity & Inclusion).