UNC Wilmington Student Center – Wilmington, NC

Completion: 2002


The UNCW Student Center Expansion consisted of five distinct phases that were completed consecutively: Site Utility Relocations, Central Energy Plant, Student Center Addition, University Union Renovation, and Burney Center Renovation. Renovations and additions included approximately 66,366 GSF to existing University Union Building (UUR), with demolition of existing walls and floors for new construction. Interior upfit of two-story connector “shell” was also provided. Renovations of the existing Burney Center Building (BCR) totaled approximately 23,500 sf.


This included demolition of existing systems and structure, new foundations and structure for ballroom roof structure, building finishes, new roofing and insulation, replacement of existing windows, complete new MEP systems, new installation of Fire Sprinkler system, Demolition and installation of new courtyard Hardscape and Landscape, and completion of a new colonnade to SCA. *Designed in cooperation with Burt Hill Kosar Rittelman