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Construction and Events

 

Throughout the year, events and construction projects are happening on and around the University of Denver campus that may impact day-to-day life in the surrounding neighborhoods. Use this list to help anticipate traffic changes, high volumes of visitors to campus or parking challenges.

recent campus events 

Photos from the Hockey National Championship Celebration  

Photos from the Korbel Dinner featuring keynote speaker, Vice President Joseph Biden. Honoring Carrie and John Morgridge of the Morgridge Family Foundation, as well as Kent Thiry of DaVita.

Photos from the Crimson Classic 2016

University of Denver Mobile site

 

upcoming campus events 

  • Graduation Schedule  A calendar listing University of Denver, Law School, Community Colleges and High School Graduations for 2017.
  • Newman Center for Performing Arts events 
  • Events at Colorado Women's College - Chambers Center for the Advancement of Women.
  • Cap off Women's History Month at the Hall of Fame exhibit featuring the stories of 152 extraordinary Colorado women, past and present. Colorado Women's College is bringing the Colorado Women's Hall of Fame exhibit to campus March 27-June 26. Featuring of the panels and portraits of hall of fame inductees who have made their mark in philanthropy, science, the arts, law and advocacy, meet the organizers of the hall and mingle with some of the women included in the hall of fame for their impact on Colorado and the world.
  • Featured Events Calendar
  • Pioneer Sports Calendar 
  • Live Sports Schedule
  • BUY TICKETS for upcoming Hockey, Basketball, Gymnastics and Lacrosse! 

construction updates

  • Participate in the Campus Master Plan Survey Your input is key to the success of this project. Over the next year, we will work directly with students, faculty, staff, alumni, neighbors and other community members. Your ideas, aspirations and feedback throughout the planning process will directly shape both the physical direction of our campus as well as how we carry out our vision over the next several decades.
  • Focus on Campus Master Planning Project
  • Officially Opened Fall 2016- Daniel Felix Ritchie School of Engineering & Computer Science, 2300 Block of S. York St.

STEM Ponds photo by Wayne Armstrong

 

 

  • Administrative Office Building - 2601 E Colorado Avenue, under construction 2017:

Adminiistrative Office Building

 

  • Concrete pouring of walls will take place on Tuesday June 6th, Tuesday June 13th.  During this period a concrete pump will be on site daily and its expected that we'll have 4-5 concrete trucks on site throughout the morning.
  • Waterline work and Street Closure of E. Colorado Avenue between S. Columbine and S. Clayton St- Road Closure will continue intermittently through August.  (Road will be plated over for evening traffic)
  • Water service interruptions on Tuesday June 13th for 4-6 hours; homeowners will be notified the week of June 5th.  
  • We will be placing our structural slab on Tuesday, July 11th.
  • CMU construction began on July 11th and Steel construction is expected to start around August 14th.
  • PCL Construction will temporarily close East Colorado Ave for utility work. Should any questions arise, please contact Scott Keenan, Superintendent with PCL Construction Services via email at skeenan@pcl.com or call him directly at 303-365-6500.  You can also connect with PCL through Facebook   Twitter YouTube & Linkedin

 

 

  • 2400 S University (non -DU construction) From Valerie Kerns, Senior Aide , City Council District #6 for the week of July 10th:
    • Continuing Harvard Ave closure until July 14th in order to stage and install material and equipment.  We will continue the required open lane for the passage of school busses.

    • Lane closures will be on Tuesday the 11th Wednesday the 12th, and Thursday the 13th.  All 3 days  will involve a single north-bound lane on University from 8:30 to 3:30. The concrete pour is tentative but will remain within the lane closure and given time frame. Lane closures for deliveries will take place all three days.

    • Two-way traffic will be maintained on University at  all times. Vehicle and pedestrian traffic will be monitored by flaggers. Lane closures during concrete pours will wrap-up upon completion.

    • No utility work scheduled for this week.

    • Hydro mobile scaffold will continue to be constructed on the west side of the jobsite for building exterior shell work, within the fence-line.

    • We're also conducting brick work, stucco,  and waterproofing activities on the inside of our fence line, on all 4 sides of the project, all 4 days.

    • Questions regarding the 2400 S. University project can be directed to Denver City Council District 6 at 720-337-6666.  Valerie.Kerns@DenverGov.org

 

 

contact

Please reach out with any questions.

Theresa Ahrens, Interim Communications Director

2199 S. University Blvd.
Denver, CO 80208
Phone: 303-871-4778
Email: Theresa.ahrens@du.edu