Southwestern

Engaging Minds, Transforming Lives

Construction

Providing and maintaining an environment that fosters learning and the betterment of humanity, by creating an aesthetically pleasing environment for the community while preserving the historical character of the Campus.

The Planning and Construction office provides leadership through comprehensive, professionally based management services in the development of university facilities and a collegial environment conducive to research, education and community service.

The department further strives to insure that each design for a new or renovated facility provides a safe and accessible environment for the public; complies with state and federal codes and regulations; is visually attractive; adheres to the adopted architectural design policies; incorporates durable institutional quality materials and construction techniques; is functionally enduring, energy conserving and economical to construct and maintain.