Project Overview

The New Welcome Center will offer Student and Financial services on Campus. The completion of building will also provide office spaces for staff administering Admissions and Records, Career Center, Counseling services, Disability Support Services, Financial Aid, Outreach, the Bookstore, Bursar, and the Student Diversity Success Initiative Department. The design process of the New Welcome Center is scheduled to begin in 2024, with a construction start in early 2026 after the demolition of the 1100 and 1300 buildings, Construction completion is targeted for 2027.


Status: Planning

Project Costs: Measure J= $37,353,872

Architect of Record: TBD

General Contractor: TBD

Project Manager: Oscar Saghieh

Program Management: MAAS Companies

Future Site For New Welcome Center & Lot C West

2023_03_06_New Welcome Center_Site Overview

Q4 2023 Project Update

New Welcome Center & Lot C West

The New Welcome Center is planned for construction in 2026 after the completion of the New Performing Arts Complex and the demolition of Buildings 1100 and 1300. Westberg White completed initial programming of the building. Based on this analysis, the anticipated project cost has increased from $37M to $64M. The project is anticipated to proceed using a design-build method with expected procurement starting in the second half of 2024.