Higher Education

Colleges and universities are transforming the student experience through collaborative discovery and research that activate learning. 

Academic Planning & Design Expert Melissa Burns & Studio Design Principal John Smith share insights into how designers can ensure safety, flexibility and promote collaboration in maker spaces in an article by Tradeline

Wellness Expert Gary McNay articulates how incorporating biophilic design in healthcare facilities can improve patient outcomes and reduce staff stress. Read the article in Facility Executive.  

November 22, 2019

Under One Roof

New technology and modern spaces make collaboration across disciplines easier than ever at VCU's new College of Health Professions Building

Higher Education Sector Leader John Baxter speaks to the phenomena in the BD+C 2019 University Giants Report

Among all the building types on an academic campus, the student center is inherently the most democratic – a building of the students, by the students, and for the students. More

Read how the McLeod Tyler Wellness Center is changing the perception of mental health and wellness on campus.

Learn what students and faculty have to say about their new facility opening this fall

The convergence of science, engineering, and technology is dramatically transforming healthcare delivery. More

EYP’s design for the new Center for Science and Innovation Complex serves as a gateway to advanced STEM learning. Construction for the $100M makerspace begins this summer and is expected to be complete by Fall ‘21.  

Senior Structural Engineer Mark Kanonik’s article, Scientific Method, explores unique structural challenges in designing Union College’s Integrated Science & Engineering Complex.

EYP is partnering with the University of Virginia to research the impact of our recently designed McLeod Tyler Wellness Center. Part of the College of William and Mary campus, this new student health center combines several health and wellness services into one facility - and our research will examine the beneficial effects of this new space on faculty and students. More