This project will accommodate all functions of the School of Human Ecology (SoHE) within a single facility and expand project, public, private and general office spaces, teaching and research facilities, and storage. It includes the renovation of the existing School of Human Ecology building located at 1300 Linden Drive to be in compliance with standards, building codes, and accessibility, provision of optimal environmental conditions for the Textile Collection and the Gallery of Design, and increased capacity of the Preschool facility.
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|A/E & Other Fees||$4,000,000|
|% for Art||$120,000|
|Planning||01/2001 – 04/2001|
|Programming||08/2007 – 04/2008|
|10% Concept Report||06/2008 – 12/2008|
|35% Design Report||01/2009 – 05/2009|
|Construction Documents||06/2009 – 12/2009|
|Construction||03/2010 – 03/2012|
|Occupants||School of Human Ecology|
|User Reps||Robin Douthitt|
|UW PM||Angela Pakes-Ahlamn,|
|Yemi Falamo, Julie Grove|
|DFD PM||Sam Calvin, Jon Jensen|
|A/E||Dorschner Associates, Inc.|
|Design Arch.||Sasaki Associates|
|Landscape Arch.||Ken Saiki Design|
|General Contractor||J.P. Cullen & Sons, Inc.|
|Fire Protection||EGI Mechanical Inc.|
|Electrical||Pieper Electric, Inc.|
|Total Project $/GSF||$264.26|
- LEED Gold
- Sustainable Sites
- Water Efficiency
- Energy Atmosphere
- Materials & Resources
- Indoor Environmental Quality
- Innovation in Design
- Quarterly Report Project PDF
Nancy Nicholas Hall is the fifth building on campus to receive LEED certification. It received LEED Gold in June 2013 with 45 points in LEED v2.2
Provides 100% of on-site underground parking spaces, decreasing parking paved area, the heat island effect and water runoff. At the same time, this underground parking increases green space which would have otherwise have been used for parking.
Porous pavement to allow water to infiltrate into the ground instead of flowing straight to the storm sewer system.
Occupancy sensors for lighting systems so the lights are on only when they are needed thermally efficient envelope, and efficient lighting and controls and efficient HVAC systems.
95% of the new wood purchased for the project will be Certified Wood in accordance with Forestry Stewardship Council to help ensure proper management of forests.
Interior finishes with low VOC-emitting components maintain indoor air quality.
This building received Exemplary Performance in the Maximized Open space credit.