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West 1 Building: Spring 2024

As you descend the Westgate Building ramp, which bridges Atherton Street below and connects the west and east sides of the University Park campus, the new West 1 Building appears directly ahead.

  • 290,000 gross square feet
  • 9 active learning, general-purpose classrooms
  • 51,000 square feet in support of research

The building will include:

Student support offices

  • Center for Engineering Outreach and Inclusion
  • Center for Global Engineering Engagement
  • Engineering Advising Center

Academic unit offices, research space, and teaching labs

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Acoustics
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering

Construction progress