Cuningham Group Architecture, Inc. transcends tradition with architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, urban design and planning services for a diverse mix of client and project types in the places where people live, learn, worship, work, heal, plan and play. Our client-centered, collaborative approach incorporates trend-setting architecture and environmental responsiveness to create projects that weave seamlessly into the urban fabric. Founded in 1968, the firm is consistently recognized as a market leader and has grown to over 300 employees in offices in Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Biloxi, Denver, San Diego, Phoenix, Seoul and Beijing.
Alliiance is an architectural, planning, and interior design firm. We are a group of individuals with specialized science and technology expertise who work with clients to realize their goals and are skilled in the art of creative problem-solving. Alliiance is dedicated to design that is creative, responsive to campus context, and maximizes the relationships between function and future flexibility. This dedication has resulted in a reputation enabling client innovation and discoveries.
CMTA provides a wide variety of services specifically engineered for colleges and universities. Our firm is a nationally recognized expert in achieving energy savings through engineering design services, energy assessments and guaranteed energy savings contracts. We have eight Zero Net Energy projects and over 40 Zero Net Energy capable projects in operation and located coast to coast. In addition, we provide campus-wide security and safety master planning and implementation, commissioning, retro-commissioning and renewable energy consulting (solar, wind and combined heat and power) to our clients. Our staff of over 180 engineers and designers is spread across six offices located in Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, Texas and Washington, DC.
Eppstein Uhen Architects, Inc. is an architectural leader, best known for inspired design with exceptional service. Meet our knowledge experts and discuss the latest design trends to maximize student engagement and collaboration. Visitors will gain insight on how EUA is helping universities with a variety of projects, including re-invisioning library and student services spaces to better meet changing student needs. Handouts on recent projects solutions with University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin-Waukesha, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Carthage College, Cardinal Stritch University and Fox Valley Technical College will be available.
FGM Architects is a full service architectural firm providing a depth of experience and resources to institutions of higher learning. We offer a unique understanding of the issues faced by colleges and universities, and we deliver solutions that incorporate our clients' goals, expectations and aspirations for each project. From early strategic facility planning through building and interior design to furniture selection, our 95-person team supports the needs of our clients with a total commitment to service. We offer a unique combination of experience, talent and a collaborative design process. We build relationships as well as projects.
Flad Architects, a national architectural planning and design firm, provides design solutions that reflect an understanding of how people work and interact to help organizations devoted to learning, discovery, and healing do what they do best. The firm is a leader in innovative research environments based on the principles of collaboration, sustainability, and multidisciplinary science. The practice is focused on clients who want to create effective teaching and research environments. With offices throughout the United States, and billions of dollars in projects worldwide, our emphasis remains on our relationship with each individual client.
Gensler is a global design, planning, and strategic consulting firm, with more than 3,000 professionals networked across 31 offices on five continents. Consistently ranked by U.S. and international industry surveys as the leading architecture and interior design firm, Gensler leverages its deep resources and diverse expertise to develop design solutions for industries across the globe. Gensler's Education Practice Area is comprised of a team that understands the needs of students and educators, based on decades of experience creating academic spaces that motivate and enrich learning. By leveraging our dynamic knowledge network, we bring the best talent to every project, regardless of its location. Great educational institutions spring from great ideas, generated by great people and informed by a collaborative spirit. At Gensler, we view higher education design as an opportunity to spark imagination, support institutional identity, and foster community development. The projects we create for our clients are anesthetically diverse and solidly rooted in concepts of sustainability. We have designed projects such as libraries, student housing, auditoriums, student services, student centers, administration and facilities spaces, labs, and research spaces.
For more than five decades, HGA has specialized in planning, programming and designing arts, community and educational projects for colleges, universities and municipalities. Our team of architects, designers and planners works as a small design studio with access to large-firm resources to create dynamic, interactive environments. From master plans, to visual & performing arts centers, to learning spaces and student life facilities, HGA works with clients to create design that enriches campuses and communities.
HOK specializes in working collaboratively with institutions to develop planning and design solutions tailored to their unique opportunities and constraints. HOK is well-regarded for working successfully with multiple stakeholders and established campus guidelines to achieve design excellence, high performance buildings, and user well-being and productivity.
Karpinski Engineering provides design services for mechanical (HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection), electrical (power, lighting, and fire alarm), technology (data, telecom, security and audio/visual), and civil engineering. Additionally, we provide certified lighting design, commissioning and retro-commissioning services, sustainable design and energy services, and LEED certification services. We have a staff of more than 110 in five regional offices - three in Ohio (Cleveland, Columbus, Akron-Canton), one in western Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh) and one in western New York (Ashville).
KLH Engineers, PSC (KLH) has established itself as a consulting engineering practice structured around the full life-cycle of a building. KLH’s focus are the needs of the owner and its end users on each project. Established, in 1955 as a traditional mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering firm, KLH has continuously enhanced its service offerings based upon the advancements in building engineering, technologies, and applications in delivering the built environment. The firm includes a staff of 130 members located in Ft. Thomas and Lexington, Kentucky, Columbus, Ohio, and New York, New York.
KWK Architects is driven by a passion for meeting student needs with innovative yet practical design solutions. Founded in 2013 by five architects who had been working together as firm principals for more than 15 years, KWK has designed more than $1 billion in higher education projects in the last four years. KWK works with public and private universities nationwide, forming relationships that have translated into a high level of repeat business for the firm.
McGough takes great pride in our long history of building, renovating, remodeling and expanding educational facilities. We are honored to have had the opportunity to construct many of the places – classrooms, science laboratories, libraries, student housing, recreational and performing arts facilities – where students’ lives have been, and continue to be, shaped for generations to come.
As leaders in the design of specialized academic facilities, including student life, professional schools, libraries, classroom, laboratories and research buildings, SmithGroupJJR brings inventive skill, vision, and in-depth understanding of the issues affecting colleges and universities nationwide.
SCB is an architecture, interior design, and planning firm with a thoughtful design vision and a dynamic national imprint. Since 1931, SCB has made a lasting visual impact on campuses, skylines, and neighborhoods nationwide. From offices in Chicago and San Francisco, we offer our expertise to clients across the country, helping them achieve their goals, serve their constituents, and create unique built environments. Our approach is to ask questions, listen, and apply our industry leading standards to determine the best design solution for each individual project. For us, context is key, innovation is clear, and user comfort is king.
Cost, Planning & Management International, Inc. (CPMI) provides professional construction management and consulting to a wide range of public and private sector higher education clients. For 45 years we have successfully delivered academic, administrative, athletic and student service projects ranging in value from under $1M to over $270M.
DLR Group’s Higher Education Studio partners with clients to elevate the campus experience.
For over 50 years, GRAEF has worked with clients to successfully complete residence halls, student centers, libraries, laboratories, academic facilities, parking structures and indoor and outdoor sports facilities across the country.
We understand that our clients face fierce competition over a shrinking pool of students, huge financial pressures, and ever-changing educational standards. In response, our planning and landscape architectural services are carefully crafted to help education administrators and facility professionals improve the efficiency, comfort, appearance, safety, neighborliness, and sustainability of their campuses. The Education Design Studio at Hitchcock Design Group is committed to helping educational institutions add measurable value to their learning environments by Creating Better Places® to Learn.
Schuler Shook provides theatre planning services for campus performing arts facilities and architectural lighting design services for numerous building types, including libraries, galleries, lecture rooms, student centers, residence halls, chapels, building exteriors and sites. We collaborate with campus planners and architects to ensure successful, energy conscious designs. Clients include Carleton College, Columbia College Chicago, DePaul University, Hamline University, Loyola University Chicago, Macalester College, McKendree University, Northwestern University, Rice University, The University of Chicago, University of Alberta, University of Illinois, University of Minnesota, University of Oklahoma, and University of Wisconsin.