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Facilities Design & Operations


Beautification projects to take place at Grotto and outside the Basilica

April 25, 2019

The projects will begin after Commencement and be completed before classes begin in the fall. Read More

More than a dozen units relocating across campus

April 04, 2019

More than a dozen units at the University already have moved or soon will be relocated across campus. The moves come in the aftermath of several units across campus moving into new quarters over the past year.  Bond Hall   Formerly the home to the School of Architecture, Bond Hall, together with the nearby Coleman-Morse Center, will form a student-learning district on campus. By the end of the summer the Graduate School, and Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement will be located in Bond, along with a cluster of initiatives reporting through the associate provost and chief academic digital officer and a forthcoming learning initiative for first-year students in science and engineering. The Institute for Latino Studies has also taken up residence in Bond. Read More

Baumers make gift to Notre Dame for new residence hall

March 06, 2019

University of Notre Dame alumnus John Baumer and his wife, Mollie, have made a $20 million gift to his alma mater for the construction of Baumer Hall, a men’s residence hall that will open in August. Read More

Introducing the Walsh Family Hall of Architecture

March 04, 2019

“The architect mirrors [the] creative work of God in designing and constructing the built environment in which we live and work.” – President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C.     Walsh Family Hall of Architecture was designed to be an extraordinary building that people notice and talk about — and it is all of that.  Read More

Holy Cross Drive partially closed over Spring Break

March 04, 2019

During Spring Break, there will be a partial road closure and detour that will affect campus traffic, including the campus shuttle. Holy Cross Drive, between St. Joseph Drive and Wilson Drive, will be closed to eastbound vehicular traffic from Saturday, March 9 to Sunday, March 17. The closure will allow crews to complete extensive underground utility Read More

Harris Family Track & Field Stadium earns LEED Silver

February 12, 2019

The University of Notre Dame’s Harris Family Track & Field Stadium earned LEED Silver certification from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). The 10,600 gsf facility opened in the spring of 2017 and the building’s sustainable features highlight the University’s efforts to build better, more efficient and sustainable facilities. Read More

Architectural firm selected to design Raclin Murphy Museum of Art

January 15, 2019

After a rigorous national search, the University has hired the firm Robert A. M. Stern Architects (RAMSA) to design the Raclin Murphy Museum of Art.  A leading, classical design firm with international recognition and expertise, RAMSA Read More

Jenkins and Nanovic Halls earn LEED Silver certification

December 18, 2018

The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver certification to the University of Notre Dame’s Jenkins and Nanovic Halls, in recognition for sustainable design, construction and operation. Read More

Holy Cross Drive near Fire Station to close Dec. 17 to Jan. 12

December 06, 2018

Beginning Monday, Dec. 17, the Utilities Department will completely close Holy Cross Drive from west of the Fire Station to east of the St. Liam Parking Lot.  This closure is expected to last until Saturday, Jan. 12. The sidewalk between the Fire Station and the St. Liam parking lot will be closed Dec. 3 to Jan. 18. Please see map for details. Read More

Construction begins on new women’s residence hall in east quadrangle

December 05, 2018

Construction will commence December 10 on a four-story women’s residence hall located east of Dunne Hall in the East Quadrangle. The 68,000-square-foot facility will accommodate 225 undergraduate women and is expected to be ready for occupancy in August 2020. Read More