LEED Certifications

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus currently features ten LEED® certified facilities, with an additional sixteen projects active in the certification process. Exterior (2)The university is a national leader in sustainable building design by establishing requirements of LEED® Gold certification for all major renovations and new construction projects with values greater than $5M, applying these techniques to both new construction and historic preservation.

In August 2014, Bousfield Hall became the third university facility to achieve LEED Platinum, the U.S. Green Building Council’s highest certification level, along with Lincoln Hall and the Business Instructional Facility (BIF). BIF was the first facility to begin the LEED certification process earning platinum in December 2009.bif_3rdflr looking across

There is approximately 21.7M gross square feet of buildings in the Campus MasteIMG_2025r Plan area, of which LEED certified facilities and those in process comprise more than 2.4M gross square feet of green building design.

F&S seeks to achieve true sustainable building environments with certification credits that reflect the overall vision and values of the university, while ensuring that campus energy conservation and sustainability goals are considered in all construction projects.

LEED® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Green Building Council.


University of Illinois LEED Certified Facilities


 LEED® Certified Facilities


Certification


GSF(approximate)


 1.  Business Instructional Facility


Platinum


162,250


 2.  National Petascale Computing Facility


Gold


94,377


 3.  Nugent Hall


Silver/Gold*


173,376


 4.  Ikenberry Dining Hall


Silver


139,557


 5.  Evers Laboratory


Silver


23,862


 6.  Newmark Civil Engineering Laboratory
        (Yeh Student Center Addition)


Silver


22,637


 7.  Illinois Fire Service Institute


Silver


21,659


 8.  Lincoln Hall


Platinum


175,835


 9.  Bousfield Hall (Ikenberry Commons #2 Residence Hall)


Platinum


186,114


10.  Huff Hall North Addition


Silver
 33,044

11. Bousfield Hall (Ikenberry Commons #3 Residence Hall)


Gold


155,000



LEED® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Green Building Council.
  *Two separate projects - Nugent Phase A (Silver),  Ikenberry Residence Hall C&D - (Gold)




University of Illinois LEED Certifications in Progress


 LEED® Certified Facilities


Certification


GSF(approximate)


 Electrical and Computer Engineering Building


Platinum


230,000


 Chez Family Foundation Center for Wounded
      Veterans in Higher Education


Gold


31,000

 


 State Farm Center


Gold


431,000


 Chemistry Annex


Gold


42,000


 Everitt Laboratory Renovation


Gold


124,256


 Surveying Building Renovation


Gold


10,200


 Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL)
      Main Building Addition


Gold


20,000


 Freer Hall Pool Infill


Gold


17,980


 Integrated Bioprocessing Research Laboratory


Silver


43,000


 Natural History Building

Gold

156,000

 Noyes Laboratory West Classroom Renovations


Silver


31,000


 Turner Hall Classroom Renovations


Silver


36,000


 Talbot Laboratory  Education Laboratory Upgrade


Gold


9,150


 Burrill Hall – School of Molecular and Cellular Biology Center
for Undergraduate Advising & Instruction              
    
 Silver  16,700
 Design Center

Silver 68,294
Talbot Laboratory