Featured Projects: Recently Completed

Berkeley Way West

Berkeley Way West is a new academic building that houses the School of and the Department of Psychology, and the School of Public Health. The building has an average daily occupancy of 900 people and includes classrooms, offices, open workstations, and collaborative space.

Campus Outdoor Lighting

This project retrofitted the nearly 1,100 lampposts illuminating walkways around the campus and included the installation of almost 100 new lampposts.

Connie & Kevin Chou Hall

Chou Hall at the Haas School of Business is officially the country’s greenest academic building, having earned TRUE Zero Waste certification at the highest possible level along with a LEED Platinum certification for its energy-efficient design and operation.

David Blackwell Hall

775 beds of new student housing on Bancroft Way with retail and new space for Stiles Hall.

Giannini Hall Seismic Improvements

The project added new structural concrete walls and footings, as well as accessibility and life safety upgrades, into the existing design of the building, which first opened in 1930.

Hill Campus: Wildland Vegetative Fuel Management Plan

A component of UC Berkeley’s range of actions to substantially reduce wildfire risk and minimize the potential for harmful effects of wildfire on people, property, and natural resources.

Long Range Development Plan (LRDP)

A land-use plan that proposes how to best utilize areas of the campus and considers the associated facilities and infrastructure needed to support those uses. The LRDP was approved by the UC Regents in July 2021.

Northern Regional Library Facility - Phase 4

NRLF Phase 4 provides 10 years of needed new storage capacity for low-use library materials of research value in the most cost-effective, economical manner for University of California libraries.

South Hall Exterior Refurbishment

Refurbishments included replacing damaged roof shingles and flashing, restoration of the wood cornices, resealing and cleaning of exterior masonry and granite, and resealing the third-floor dormers and windows.

Tolman Hall Demolition

Programs in Tolman Hall relocated to the newly constructed Berkeley Way West in 2018. This site will become the Gateway, a future university building project that is anticipated to begin construction in academic year 2024/25.

Wheeler Hall Auditorium

The largest classroom auditorium on campus with about 730 seats was renovated with accessibility improvements, new seating, flooring, audio visual and finish improvements.