Arapahoe Community College Health and Physical Science Lab Renovation

Hord Coplan Macht is worked with Arapahoe Community College to renovate their Health and Physical Science educational spaces at the Main Campus in Littleton and the satellite campus in Parker. The renovations consisted of a redesign and systems upgrade of the science labs and classrooms at both campuses. The project updated the labs, offices, prep and storage spaces to more efficiently use the existing space and provide updated space in function and finish. The project also includes significant improvements to the electrical, mechanical and plumbing systems. Functional areas that were renovated being evaluated include:

  • Student Collaboration Space
  • Offices
  • Prep Storage/Supplies Spaces
  • Microbiology Laboratory
  • General Biology Laboratory
  • Anatomy / Physiology Laboratory
  • Chemistry Laboratory
  • Physics/Astronomy Laboratory
  • Medical Lab Technician (MLT) Laboratory
  • Mortuary Science Laboratory
  • Practicals Open Laboratory
  • Cadaver Lab/Exam/Protection
  • Shared Support Spaces

The improvements will provide better functionality for staff and students, create a safe academic space and better support innovative technology.


Size: 25,000 SF (Littleton Campus), 4,250 SF (Parker Campus)
Cost: $8.7 million ($12.5M project budget)
Construction Completed: 2018