In order to more effectively develop strategic planning documents and to chart a path for the college’s future, the LSU College of Science engaged Holly & Smith Architects and CannonDesign to complete a master plan study for the College of Science. The consultants worked with College leadership and faculty to identify the following goals which would guide the nature of the study:
In May 2015, the team of consultants conducted a series of site assessments for the purpose of evaluating the general condition and utilization of existing College of Science space and buildings. The assessment was based on the following criteria:
This report is a summary of the team’s findings and recommendations which will enable LSU to trans-form 60% of the college’s space to meet growing demands, develop new methods of learning and innovation, enhance its research programs, and relocate up to 43,000 net square feet of isolated space.