Design, Construction Standards, Guidelines, Specifications

These standards and guidelines are intended to provide assistance during the planning, design, construction, maintenance and operation of University facilities.

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General Information

Please be aware of draft documentation noted in bold below. We are in the process of revising the documents, and have made them available to the public. 

 1.0 PDF Introduction to the University Guidelines and Standards
 1.0 PDF
DRAFT 1.0: Introduction
 2.0 PDF Processes for Designers and University Operations Notes
 2.0 PDF
DRAFT 2.0: Process
 3.0 PDF Principles and Design Considerations
 3.0 PDF
DRAFT 3.0: Principles & Design Considerations

Design Guidelines

4.0 Technical Guidelines AS (M&E) Uniformat Organization

4.1 Architectural

4.2 Mechanical

4.3 Electrical

4.4 Specialty Guidelines

4.5 Standard Construction Details

4.6 Third-Party Design and Construction Standards
  4.7 Access Control System Guidelines and Standards

Standard Specifications

5.0 General

5.1 Architectural

5.2 Mechanical

5.3 Electrical

Commissioning Specifications

6.0 General

6.1 Architectural

6.2 Mechanical

6.3 Electrical

6.4 Specialty Guidelines