Campus Projects

 


 Mullins Library Renovation

Status: Construction

Projected Completion: Spring 2021

This project includes installing fire sprinklers and renovating the 3rd and 4th floors of Mullins Library. It will improve and modernize study and collaboration spaces expected in modern libraries. Demolition and abatement is expected to begin over the 2019 winter break. 


 Baseball Performance Center

Status: Design

Projected Completion: 2021

This project includes the construction of a new facility which will include new locker rooms, a weight room, pitching lab, student areas, offices, and common area.  


 Pomfret Dining Renovation and Expansion

Status: Substantially Complete

Projected Completion: Summer 2019

Project includes the renovation of the existing dining and great room areas in Pomfret Hall as well as the addition of a late night dining venue on the east side of the building. Landscaping and exterior seating is also included. The new kitchen and dining hall in Pomfret is now open. Construction will continue on the late night dining addition and landscaping into September. 


 Pomfret B Tower Renovation

Status: Construction

Projected Completion: Summer 2020

This project includes the refreshing and updated the Pomfret B Tower to include movable furniture in each room, updated technology, new flooring and hallway updates.


 

Discovery Exhaust Retro-Commissioning

(R-Cx) and Exhaust Fan Redundancy 

Status: Construction

Projected Completion: TBD

This project includes making duct changes and limited testing and balancing to improve existing conditions and hood safety. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Old Main Exterior Restoration

Status: Construction

Projected Completion: October 2019

Project includes restoring the trim on the east and north sides of Old Main. Scaffolding will be used. The work will visually impact Old Main, and there is a potential for noise that may be mildly disruptive to occupants. The work on the east side of Old Main is wrapping up. The scaffolding will come down beginning the week of August 19. Scaffolding will go up on the north side of Old Main as work continues. ADA access through the north entrance will be maintained. 


ADPi Renovation and Addition

Status: Construction

Projected Completion: Summer 2020

Project includes renovation of the original house, razing the 1960's addition, and construction of a new addition on the north side of the building. 


Central Utility Plant Maintenance Shop and Power Center

Status: Design

Projected Completion: 2021

This project includes the construction of a new building to serve as a permanent maintenance and machine shop to support University of Arkansas Utility Operations. It will include a new high voltage power center to support the campus electrical infrastructure.


Track and Field High Performance Center

Status: Design

Projected Completion: January 2021

The Track and Field High Performance Center will address the immediate needs of our Track and Field program by better serving the day-to-day operations of both the women's and men's programs in a new 25,000 square foot facility. Some of these improvements include updated and enlarged team locker rooms, expanded training and rehab spaces, a dedicated weight room, a team room, and more.

 

 

 

 

 

  

 


 Student Success Center

Status: Construction

Projected Completion: December 2021

Project includes the construction of a new facility south of Memorial Hall on the site of the existing School of Social Work. The School of Social Work has been relocated to EJ Ball, and demolition of the School of Social Work building is expected to begin in September with construction beginning shortly after. ADA replacement spaces will be created south of the Study Abroad House.


Epley HVAC Replacement

Status: Design

Projected Completion: Winter 2020

This project includes replacing the failing Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) HVAC system in Epley with a more traditional Hydronic Fan Coil Unit system. 


Campus Elevator Upgrades

Status: Phase 1 (KIMP) in Construction

Projected Completion: 2022

This project includes upgrades to a series of elevators on campus. Renovations to Kimpel elevators are underway and will be completed in January 2020. The next phase of upgrades will include elevators in Old Main, Global Campus, One East Center, and Bell Engineering.


 Windgate Art and Design District Expansion

Status: Design

Projected Completion: Fall 2021

This project includes construction of a new facility for the School of Art that will consolidate several disciplines currently spread across campus. It will also support the planned expansion of students and faculty. The project will be constructed in the Art and Design district, on the southeast corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and Hill Ave. Construction is scheduled to begin summer 2020.


Adohi Hall (Stadium Drive Residence Halls)

Status: Complete

Projected Completion: Summer 2019

Project includes the construction of a 708 bed dormitory at Stadium Drive and Leroy Pond. Adohi, the new dormitory, is open to its first class of freshmen. Work will continue on landscaping and construction of a new parking lot on the east side of Stadium Drive, across from the new dorms.