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Partial road closures near Power Plant

December 07, 2017

Road Closure Notification 1


Monday, December 11Construction activities at the Power Plant will cause a series of partial road closures on Holy Cross Drive near the Notre Dame Fire Station. The attached graphic shows the affected area. To avoid peak traffic periods, the crane and associated work is scheduled to occur only between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on the following dates: Read More

Construction begins on new men’s residence hall

November 16, 2017

Und Nmrh North Facade Rendering Draft 11

This week, construction will commence on a new, four-story men’s residence hall located west of Ryan Hall on the southwest portion of campus. Built to attain LEED silver certification, the 78,000 square-foot residence hall will be home to approximately 250 undergraduate men. The hall is expected to be ready for occupancy in August 2019, and will be named in the coming months.  Read More

Notre Dame Design and Construction Project Team receives Team Irish Award

October 17, 2017

Notre Dame Design and Construction Project Team

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In a 12-month span, the Notre Dame Design and Construction Project Team has successfully completed an unprecedented number of campus facilities projects by constructing both new buildings and renovating scores of others. They opened eight new campus buildings between August 2016 and August 2017! These include  Corbett Family Hall, Duncan Student Center, Dunne Hall, Flaherty Hall, Jenkins Hall, McCourtney Hall, Nanovic Hall and O’Neill Hall. These projects exceed 1.3 million square feet, a one-time 12 percent growth in campus. In addition to this amazing feat, they have planned and accomplished hundreds of other campus building improvement, renewal and infrastructure projects in this same period. Read More

East Campus Plant

September 21, 2017

Construction on the East Campus Plant has commenced and will continue through fall 2018. The plant will be located southeast of the intersection of Douglas Road and Wilson Drive. The plant will house heat pumps that are connected to the geothermal well fields beneath Ricci Fields along with chillers and a Thermal Energy Storage Tank. The energy production from this plant is part of the University’s Comprehensive Sustainability Strategy. Read More

WNIT documentary to feature Campus Crossroads project

September 06, 2017

Video - The Campus Crossroads Project

A one-hour documentary detailing the origins, construction and academic, student life, performance and athletic components of the Campus Crossroads Project at the University of Notre Dame will air at 9 p.m. Sept. 8 (Friday) on WNIT (Channel 34) in the South Bend area. Read More

Historic project at Notre Dame nearing completion

August 11, 2017

by:  Dennis Brown

Campus Crossroads Project


The largest construction project in the 175-year history of the University of Notre Dame – an 800,000-square-foot integration of world-class space for teaching, research, performances, faith, multimedia, student life and athletics – is nearing completion, with several components now open or opening over the next two weeks and most of the other facilities ready for occupancy in January.Corbett Family Hall, O’Neill Hall and Duncan Student Center Read More

Solar array latest addition to Notre Dame’s sustainability commitment

July 19, 2017

Kenmore Center Solar Array

A new 144.72 kilowatt ground-mounted solar photovoltaic system, located at its Kenmore Warehouse on North Kenmore Street in South Bend, is the latest addition to Notre Dame’s sustainability efforts to meet its goals. Read More

Three dining options selected for Duncan Student Center

April 06, 2017

Duncan Student Center

After receiving feedback from students and others on campus, Star Ginger Asian Grill and Noodle Bar, Modern Market and a coffeehouse featuring Intelligentsia coffee have been selected as the inaugural dining options for the new Duncan Student Center. Read More

Notre Dame receives $25 million gift for O’Neill Hall

February 03, 2017

O’Neill Hall

A gift of $25 million has been made to the University of Notre Dame for the construction of O’Neill Hall, adjacent to the south end of Notre Dame Stadium. The building will be named in honor of Notre Dame alumnus and Trustee Joseph I. O’Neill III. Read More

North Dining Hall undergoes renovation

January 25, 2017

Dining Hall View

North Dining Hall is undergoing a major structural and interior overhaul. Read More