Colorado State University New Biology Building
Fort Collins, Colorado
Hord Coplan Macht is designing the new $54 million Biology Building Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. The new building comprises 152,000 gsf in four stories, and includes classroom and biology research facilities. The new building will also include an auditorium style lecture hall, computer labs for students, general teaching and research labs, and offices for faculty and graduate students.
Collaboration spaces located throughout the building increase chance encounters between faculty and students. The new facility will feature a 2-story fish tank, plants, and other biology exhibits on display, giving the building a modern natural history museum feel. The Biology Building, part of the new science quad on the campus, will be completed in the Fall of 2016.