Student Health Center Addition is one of NC State’s campus buildings certified for high performance and sustainability.
Gross Square Footage: 23,600 addition, 42,900 existing
Date of Completion: August 2011
LEED Status: Certified LEED Gold
Designer: BBH (Architects), RMF (Engineers)
Purpose of Project: The addition and major renovation will continue to provide affordable, accessible and high quality primary health care to those eligible for services, a comprehensive disease-prevention and health promotion program to the NC State community.
The strategies incorporated into the Student Health Center Addition include:
- Rain gardens and reduced impervious surfaces that will help control stormwater runoff.
- Underground cistern to capture rainwater.
- Reduction of light pollution from exterior light fixtures.
- Public showers and bicycle racks to encourage alternative transportation and activity.