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Facilities Management & Planning

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Facilities Management & Planning

Quick Facts

Established in 1864, the historic University of Denver campus is 149 years old and ranks among the most beautiful in the country. Buildings on campus date from the 1860's and have a combined replacement cost totaling more than half a billion dollars.

  1. 88+ Buildings, 5,000,000 sq ft maintained
  2. Age distribution of our buildings
  3. 35% are over 50 years old
  4. 22% are between 25 and 50 years old
  5. 20% are between 10 and 25 years old
  6. 23% are under 10 years of age
  7. Over the last 15 years, the University invested approximately $500 million as part of a plan that united all university programs on a single campus.
  8. Fifteen new academic, residential and administrative buildings have opened since 1997
  9. 3 miles of city owned streets within the campus boundaries
  10. Nearby – light rail
  11. University owned steam plant with 2 natural gas boilers and distribution system
  12. 25,000 work orders completed annually