College of Pharmacy Building

College of Pharmacy Building
Location: 
180 South Grand Avenue
Zone: 
Health Sciences/UIHC Campus
Start Date: 
March 2017
Completion: 
July 2019
Cost: 
$83M
Square Footage: 
309,756GSF

This project includes the design and construction of a new facility for the School of Pharmacy. The new Pharmacy Building will be located directly on the site of the razed Quadrangle Residence Hall (directly across the street from the existing School of Pharmacy building).  The original  (north tower) portion of the Pharmacy building will be razed and the existing 1996 south addition (south tower) will include maintenance required upgrades as a part of this project. The new building will contain laboratory, classroom and communal spaces.

What's New: 

(updated April 2017)

Upcoming milestones:

  • Deep foundations have been completed.  
  • Tower crane has been installed.
  • Grade beams have started
  • Concrete work will continue for the next year. 
  • Project completion is Late Summer 2019 for the new building, and Summer 2020 for the demolition of the existing south tower.
General Contractor: 
Miron Construction Co., Inc.
Architects: 
OPN Architects, Inc.