Higher Education

Student success is paramount to everything we do.

To achieve success, students must develop sustainable life skills, mature during her collegiate career, and build connections with their peers, faculty, and the campus.We believe each institution is unique in its program, people, and place which should be expressed as part of your identity to create a transformative student experience.

Hord Coplan Macht creates the environments that lead to transformative student experiences which is a mix of people, program and place unique to your institution.We specialize in higher education planning, facilities for student life,academic buildings, science and technology, allied health, as well as landscape architecture to serve our clients across the country. This portfolio shows projects in all of these typologies with page one focusing on buildings and page two on campus planning.


The new $54 million Biology Building at CSU was designed by Hord Coplan Macht and constructed using a design/build delivery method with Haselden Construction. The building comprises 152,000 gsf in four stories, and includes classroom and biology research facilities. The new building also includes an auditorium style lecture…