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Construction Updates

University of Denver is undergoing several construction projects here on campus. Listed below are some of our current projects and the status for each. Also, check out our DU Webcams to see what's going on at DU!

Construction Site 2-4-19   Campus Framework Construction Cameras

Current Construction Projects


Type of Project:  Driscoll North Demolition in preparation for Community Commons
Location:   Evans Avenue North of Academic Commons
What is it for:  Sidewalk closure for installation of covered walkway on the north sidewalk of Evans adjacent to Driscoll North building demolition. 

Walk covering will last from 12/3/18 thru 12/7/18, 7:00am-3:30pm The newly improved “Z” crosswalk along Evans Avenue next to Anderson Academic Commons

Project Start:  12/3/18
Project End:  12/12/18

Accessibility Information Map:  The crosswalk at the intersection of Evans Ave. and High St. will remain open – this is the safest route to cross Evans Ave. during this closure.

First-Year Residence Hall Type of Project:  First-Year Residence Student Housing
Location: 2020 S. High St.
What is it for: Residence housing for on campus first time/ first year DU students.
Project Start: Summer of 2018
Project End: Mid-August 2020
Accessibility Information Map: A map is provided of the area under construction for ADA, general and delivery access.
Artist Rendering FT FY Residence Hall
Community Commons Type of Project: Community Commons
Location: 2055 E Evans Ave
What is it for: Built on the footprint of the Driscoll Student Center,Community Commons will house spaces for classes, programming, studying and collaboration opportunities, along with centralized dining and activities for student and community engagement for after-hours socialization for our diverse student body
Project Start: Summer of 2018
Project End: Mid-October 2020
Accessibility Information Map:
Artist Rendering Community Commons
Pioneer Career Achievement Center  Type of Project:New Building
Location: 2190 E  Asbury Ave
What is it for:The Career Achievement Center will be a centralized hub that provides skills development,  for all of our students. Career Services will start to engage with students in their first year, rather than waiting until their last year.
Project Start: Fall of 2018
Project End: Fall of 2020
Accessibility Information Map: 
Pioneer Career Achievement Center - looking to the north
Cavalier Parking Lot Type of Project:New Parking Lot
Location: Near Gaylord St.
What is it for: New parking lot for campus
Project Start: Summer of 2017
Project End: Winter of 2018
Accessibility Information Map:  A map is provided of the area under construction for ADA route.
Cavalier Parking Lot

Recently Completed Construction Projects

Office Building
Type of Project:
Location: 2601 E Colorado Ave
What is it for: A new administrative 
building that will house Shared Services, 
ORSP, Controller's Office, Internal Budget, 
Advancement, Risk and 
Environmental Health & Safety.
Project Start: May of 2017
Project End: March 2018
Administrative Office Building
All-Gender Restrooms Type of Project: New Signs
Location: All of Campus
What is it for: New and existing single-stall restrooms will have new signs designating them as "All-Gender" per an amended building code by the City and County of Denver.
Project Start: Summer of 2017
Project End: May 1st 2018
All-Gender Restroom Sign
S. York Street
(7-10-18 Update)
Type of Project: Road Improvement, Access and Parking Improvement
Location: South York Street
What is it for: Modify the street alignment, provide angled parking, a bus drop-off area, a raised pedestrian crosswalk, brick paving on the east side and to upgrade the landscaping 
on York Street between Iliff Avenue 
and Wesley Avenue.
Project Start: Summer of 2017
Project End: Fall of 2018
Accessibility Information Map: A map is provided of the area under construction for ADA route.
 York Street Project