Student Union, University of New Mexico

The fast-track renovation and additions to this circa 1950 Student Union created a completely new center of student life while retaining and enhancing the charm of the existing facility’s Pueblo Revival-style architecture.

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Size: 172,000 SF

30,000 SF New / 142,000 SF Renovation


A three-story atrium centered in the existing building provides a focus for student life. New food service areas, a multi-purpose room, student organization offices, a computer lab, a number of retail stores, and offices for student services.

Designed in association with Albuquerque-based Van H. Gilbert Associates, P.C.