• 2012

    Feasibility Study

  • 2013-2015


    College of Science works to position a new building as a priority with University, State Building Board, Board of Regents, and other key constituents.

  • 2015

    State Funding

    Utah State Legislature approves $38 million to support the construction of the Life Sciences Building. 

  • March 2016

    Programming completed

    CRSA Architects hired to conduct the programming process (June).

  • June 2016

    Architectural firm VCBO selected

  • August 2016

    CMGC Selected

    Jacobsen Construction selected as the project CMGC (Construction Management General Contractor).

  • April 25, 2017

    Ground Breaking

  • May 8, 2017

    Construction begins

  • November 20, 2018

    Substantial Completion

  • December 2018


  • January 2019

    Classes begin in new building


$38M State Legislature

$7M USU, Private, & Corporate Funding

We Need Your Support

to make this building a reality. Every gift matters.

To discuss giving options, contact:

Patrick SvedinPatrick Svedin
Director of Development