Planning & Design
Designing facilities that provide effective learning and working spaces at schools and universities.
University of Houston-Downtown
See the school and university projects that were recognized in the 2020 Architectural Portfolio
Feb. 9, 2021
March 1, 2020
Indiana University plans building inspired by Mies van der Rohe design
Aug. 13, 2019
Art center at Knox College is certified LEED Gold
June 21, 2018
Northwestern University gets LEED Platinum for its School of Management facility
Jan. 18, 2018
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Outstanding Athletic Facilities Selected to Appear in Architectural Portfolio 2017
Nov. 17, 2017
Broward County (Fla.) board hires architects for 3 high school upgrades
Aug. 17, 2016
Projects are nearly two years behind the district's original estimates.
Diller Scofidio + Renfro
University of Chicago unveils design for facility dedicated to conferences and collaboration
May 27, 2016
The 90,000-square-foot David M. Rubenstein Forum is described as a place of intellectual, institutional and educational exchange.
British architects say United Kingdom plagued by poorly designed schools
May 11, 2016
Report from the Royal Institute of British Architects calls for more flexibility in school design and construction.
University of Wyoming
Architects salute sustainability at 2 higher-education facilities
April 25, 2016
Buildings at UC Berkeley and University of Wyoming are selected by the American Institute of Architects for its 2016 list of top sustainable projects.
Time Machine Tuesday
Feb. 16, 2016
See how far School Facility Design has come since 1928. All the schools shown were featured in an issue of American School & University magazine.
eBook: Smart Steps
Sept. 17, 2020
An AS&U guide that will "floor" you
Hudson Studio Architects Gallery
Sept. 28, 2015
Healthcare education facility under construction at Connecticut university
Sept. 3, 2015
Special Delivery: Technology-infused design process makes University of Delaware facility stand out
June 3, 2015
Facility Planning: Communication – An Architect’s Perspective
March 1, 2015
Once a tribute to plywood, an aging school finds itself back in the spotlight
Oct. 27, 2014
Built in 1957, Hoyt Elementary is fairly young by most historic preservation standards, but it’s the school’s place in history that is attracting attention today. The architect...
Architectural Portfolio 2013 Citation Winners
Nov. 20, 2013
View the Citation winners from the 2013 Architectural Portfolio design competition.
Editor's Focus: Inspiring Designs
Nov. 1, 2013
Designing facilities that are intended to inspire students, staff and the community.
Meet the 2013 Architectural Portfolo Jury
Nov. 1, 2013
Jurors met to judge this year's Architectural Portfolio competition.
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