Student Services Addition, University of Texas at Dallas

Profile: The Student Services Building is a one-stop center that houses 14 primary departments that students need to do business during the course of their relationship with UT Dallas. The four-story building also includes large common areas, enabling current and prospective students to meet with advisers and staff members and to work with one another in informal settings. SSB has an interesting limestone fa├žade with terra-cotta louvres that appear to float from various vantage points within. The building has been recognized with multiple awards for its eco-friendliness and sustainability, including LEED Platinum certification. Perkins+Will designed the four-story structure with input from student organizations. Spaces include a "front porch," offices and conference rooms, a multi-use lecture hall, flexible meeting areas, individual and group study spaces - 93% of all occupied space has outside views.

 

Services: Information Technology and Wireless, AudioVisual, Acoustics, CATV and Electronic Security

 

Type: Addition   Size: 61,000 SF    Cost: $26 Million