St. Paul Campus Projects

Estimated completion date: November 2023

Key Construction Activities - June 2022

  • Closure of Grand Avenue on 06/01/22
  • Excavation for foundation
  • Tower crane set up
  • Excavation for tunnels across Grand Ave and OWS loading dock
  • Concrete foundation installation
  • Concrete work for tunnels and OWS area well
  • Note: The OWS loading dock will be unavailable June 1 through August 15, 2022.

Project Updates with progress photos


Construction Management Plan_4-27-22

Phased Site Logistics Plans_4-27-22

OWS_OSS Temp Delivery Plan due to closed loading dock


Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math Complex - South Campus


Dowling Hall Completion Date: Winter 2021

Brady Hall and Koch Commons Completion Date: Fall 2022

Renovation of Brady and Dowling Halls and Koch Commons

  • Addition of new main west entry
  • Renovation of resident rooms with new finishes
  • Complete renovation of restrooms providing more privacy
  • Addition of single user restroom to each floor
  • Update electrical and mechanical systems for resident rooms and common spaces
  • Provide more open circulation space on first floor and lower level with new finishes
  • Construct student lounges and study areas on resident floors

New windows in Brady Hall

BRA-KOC Exterior Image

 Brady Hallway - Progress Photo

Brady Hallway

 Brady Dorm Room - Progress Photo

Brady Dorm Room

Additional Brady-Koch Progress Photos 04-27-22

Dowling Hall Photos

Start Date: December 2021

Completion Date: August 2022

Summit Classroom Building Renovation - School of Nursing/Social Work

  • Complete renovation
  • School of Social Work will reoccupy and share the space with the new School of Nursing.


Notification of Electrical Utility Shut Down of MCH on 06/10/22 from 6 - 10AM - Electrical Utility Shut Down Details

Construction Fencing Update - 04/21/22

Please see the updated site logistics plan for the SCB construction project below. As of 04/21/22 additional fencing will be added between Summit Classroom Building and McNeely Hall as noted on the plan in red. We anticipate the fencing to remain until approximately June 1, 2022.

SCB Updated Site Logistics Plan

Construction Progress Photos 04-27-22


Entry Lobby

Summit Classroom Bldg - Entry Lobby Rendering

3rd Floor Lobby


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Completion date: Spring 2022

  • Glass will be installed as part of the memorial in Spring 2022. 
  • A crew from McGough Construction works on installing granite slabs for the Memorial for Deceased Students on November 17, 2021, in St. Paul. Funded by the Undergraduate Student Government, the memorial sculpture is located between the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas and Frey Residence Hall.
  • See this article for more information on the artist who designed the sculpture.





Completion date: January 2022

Furniture install at Anderson Student Center 2nd and 3rd Floor meeting rooms and lounge.

ASC 2nd and 3rd Fl Lounge Furniture-1

ASC 2nd and 3rd Fl Lounge Furniture-2

ASC 2nd and 3rd Fl Lounge Furniture-3

Completion date: 2/8/2022

The new organics compactor was installed in the drive aisle between the Anderson Parking Facility and McCarthy Gym. The compactor will increase the University's capacity to compost.

New Compost Compactor

Estimated start date: June 2022

Completion date: August 2022

Parking Lot K Improvements

  • Electric vehicle charging
  • Bike parking options
  • Landscape improvements

Estimated start date: May 2022

Completion date: August 2022

John R. Roach Center for the Liberal Arts Auditorium Renovation

  • Power shades
  • Seating
  • Flooring
  • Wood refinishing

June 2022 - Progress Photo

JRC Auditorium

Three flooring replacement projects are scheduled in June 2022 within ASC.  Below are the locations and scheduled dates.

Week of June 6 – Partial 2nd Floor Corridor – Main Atrium stair to the View and Restrooms only.  The area should be avoided if possible, but sequencing will occur to allow foot traffic to office spaces, dining, etc.  Expect frequent adjustments in traffic paths through the area.

Week of June 13 – 1st Floor Atrium – carpet area.

June 27th through June 30th   – Woulfe Alumni Hall – North and South.

Flooring Replacement Locations

Start Date: February 2022

Estimated Completion Date: May 2023

  • Saint John Vianney College Seminary begins their building expansion in February 2022.
  • Most of the work will be located on the north side of the building near Tommie North.
  • Zeman Construction is the contractor working directly with the SJV team.
  • Lot A will be closed 2/21/22 until the end of the project.
  • Based on Zeman's current staging plan, the sidewalk between SJV and Mennith Hall should remain open for the majority of the project.

SJV Chapel Addition

Estimated Completion Date: Spring 2022

  • Construct new structure in Anderson Parking Facility to house Waste Recovery including a controlled environment for some storage.
  • Construct structure in drive aisle for cart washing station.

Start Date: May 2022

Moving engineering shops from O'Shaughnessy Science Hall to the Facilities & Design Center 1st Floor.