Yellowjacket Union

UW Superior

Unique Features

  • Glue-laminated wood beams support the curved roofline of the main activities space
  • Vegetated Roof
  • The project was awarded a LEED Silver rating by the U.S. Green Building Council.
  • 2011 Build Wisconsin award winner by the Associated General Contractors.
  • 2010 award winner for Excellence in Architectural Design by the State of Wisconsin.
  • 2009 award winner for Excellence in Sustainable Design by the State of Wisconsin.
  • Honored as a Top Project of 2010 by the Daily Reporter.

Scope of Work

The project is a new, state-of-the-art student center to replace an outdated student union. The new building includes campus dining, meeting, and event space, an art gallery, and administrative offices.

LEED Certified