- Swarthmore College Dining and Community Commons
We fully embrace our responsibility to society by designing spaces that emphasize academic learning and social development.
Explore Student Engagement and Well Being
- California Polytechnic State University, Vista Grande Dining Facility
Dining Pavilion Embodies Home Away from Home
- University of Florida Institute of Black Culture and Institute of Hispanic-Latino Cultures
Design Foundations in Cultural Identities
- University of Nebraska, Dinsdale Family Learning Commons
Library Transformed for Modern Learning
- San Jose Evergreen Valley College
Student Services Welcomes the Community to Campus
- Chaffey College Library Learning Commons
New Library Breaks the Mold
Evolution of Campus
Planning for Increased Student Engagement
Colleges and universities sometimes struggle to balance flexibility and community. Campus planners can help by designing a master plan that promotes student engagement.
Spaces4Learning Reports on New Higher Education Leader
Dan Sullivan will serve in campus planning, building client relationships, and forming studies and strategies to build the Higher Education sector.
Biophilia and Mass Timber at Swarthmore College
Our partnership with Swarthmore College for the Dining and Community Commons Project focuses on equitable community and ambitious sustainability goals.
DLR Group Senior Associate Rita Saikali Carter joins TRXL podcast to talk about the issue of loyalty to an architecture firm versus the stigma of moving to different firms, and the reasons she's moved firms in the past.
Campus Design for Engagement and Equity
In this week’s Design is Everywhere podcast episode, we learn how institutions are designing equity into their decision-making process with DLR Group Senior Associate Linsey Graff.
COVID-19, E-Learning, and the Collegiate Pedagogy Model
Out of necessity came change, then widespread innovation in interactions between teachers, students, and the learning environment.
Instituting a “Door is Always Open” Approach to Academic Offices
While the recent shift to virtual office hours was done out of necessity, the concept has significant potential to become a long-term solution on higher education campuses nationwide.
Planning for a Resilient Future in Higher Education
Effective, engaged, and integrated planning doesn't propose to guess the future; it empowers colleges and universities to be adaptable and resilient during uncertain times.
Supporting the Next Big Idea
Supporting your pursuit of the next big idea and advancing teaching, testing, and research outcomes by design.Read More
- Los Rios Community College District-CRC Elk Grove Center Phase Two
Transparent, Engaging Science Building
- Arapahoe Community College, Sturm Collaboration Campus
Collaborative Community Education
- Valencia College, Poinciana Campus
Campus and Community Weave History Together
- Mt. San Jacinto College Math and Science Building
Dynamic New Building Enriches Students
- Colorado State University-Pueblo, Center for Integrated Health and Human Inquiry
Building Transformed for Modern Learning
In the Media
AIA Seattle Committee on Architecture for Education Nominates Jackie Eckhardt to Co-Chair
AIA Seattle Committee on Architecture for Education nominates Jackie Eckhardt, Higher Education Leader, to Co-Chair position.
DLR Group Partners with Chaffey College for new Library Learning Commons
Spaces4Learning recently shared the exciting news about the new Library Learning Commons at Chaffey College.
Jackie Eckhardt to Present at 2023 Design-Build Conference & Expo
Jackie Eckhardt to present a session titled “Decisions That Stick: How to Support Defensible Decision-Making” at 2023 Design-Build Conference & Expo.
DLR Group to Moderate I2SL Pacific Northwest Chapter’s Panel Discussion
Join Science+Technology Leader Burcin Moehring as she moderates the panel discussion, “How to Transform the University of Washington’s Energy Systems”.
Two Awards for DLR Group's Design of Carbon Neutral Dining Facility
The firm’s design work for the Swarthmore College Dining Facility has been recognized with two awards from IIDA Rocky Mountain.
DLR Group Partners with Texas A&M on Academic Center
DLR Group is partnering with Hines for the first mass timber academic building at Texas A&M. The Aplin Center will be an immersive learning laboratory for new university programs in hospitality and retail studies.
DLR Group to Present Student Wellbeing Session at SCUP Conference
Join our campus planning team's presentation on student well-being at the Society for College and University Planning’s 2023 Annual Conference in Cleveland.
- CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH 2035 CAMPUS MASTER PLAN UPDATE
Extensive Engagement Results in Student-Centered Campus Vision
Night Walks: These overlay primary pedestrian pathways to connect campus districts after dark. The night walk encourages users to use safe, convenient, and intuitive paths, and less isolated circulation.
Student Ready Campus: The master plan update brings services to the students, both in a central hub and distributed across campus. Wellness programs support physical, mental, and emotional health.
Connect With Our Team
If you haven’t met them on campus yet, you can find their contact info here.