The University wanted to explore the possibility of decreasing the library from three to two floors, which would allow the building to take on other services, as renovations occur in its other buildings.
This adaptive reuse of a former PECO Building provides contemporary classrooms, makerspaces and support spaces utilizing a combination of grant money and capital reserve funds.
The Academy’s 4,600 gsf Science Suites were renovated and 5 new labs were incorporated due to teaching pedagogy changes.
The Ted Lick Wildwood Conference Center was re-purposed to house all HACC’s Central Administration offices.
An early 20th century original Studebaker dealership was transformed into a contemporary educational environment located in an urban setting.