The exterior design incorporates a glazing pattern that symbolizes the university's osprey mascot.

University of North Florida Student Wellness Complex

Jacksonville, FL

Increasing Use of an Iconic Wellness Center

The University of North Florida's new wellness center features three stories of space designed to integrate wellness programs with student recreation. Large expanses of glass showcase the building's climbing wall, group fitness rooms, 27,000 square feet of fitness space, elevated running track, and nutrition and fitness assessment center. Designed in joint venture with Borrelli + Partners, the award-winning LEED® Gold facility features many social areas and an exterior design that alludes to the wings of the university's osprey mascot.

Awards:

  • Architectural Showcase | Athletic Business Magazine
  • Award of Merit | AIA Orlando Chapter
  • Excellence in Design Award | AIA Central Illinois Chapter
  • Outstanding Design - Athletic Facility | American School & University
  • Top 10 Building | AIA Florida People's Choice
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  • sustainability
  • University of North Florida
  • recreation/Wellness Facilities
  • interior design
  • institutional
  • Higher Education
  • education
  • architecture
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Five awards

recognizing the project

LEED® Gold

certified

Services

  • Sustainability
  • Recreation/Wellness Facilities
  • Interior Design
  • Higher Education
  • Architecture

Markets

  • Institutional
  • Education

Regions

  • Southeast
  • sustainability
  • University of North Florida
  • recreation/Wellness Facilities
  • interior design
  • institutional
  • Higher Education
  • education
  • architecture

Location

Jacksonville, FL

Completion Date

2012

Owner/Client

University of North Florida

Certification

LEED Gold

Square Footage

76,500 SF

Cost

$16.5 million
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