Rev. John I. Jenkins, the university's president, looks at a model of the project.

Rev. John I. Jenkins, the university's president, looks at a model of the project.

Credit: Barbara Johnston/University of Notre Dame


Indiana's University of Notre Dame has announced a massive, 750,000 square feet, 3-building construction project—the biggest in the school's history. The design of the $400 million development, called the Campus Crossroads Project, will be modeled in the style of the school's stadium as well as materials and design components from the campus' Collegiate Gothic-style buildings.

Credit: University of Notre Dame


"At a time when some are questioning the future of the residential college campus," wrote university president Rev. John I. Jenkins in a letter to the school community, "we believe the investment in these new facilities, which will house new research and teaching venues, several academic departments, a much-expanded student center, a digital media center and a variety of hospitality and programming spaces, will greatly enhance the campus experience for all those who study, live, work here and visit Notre Dame, as well as new amenities that will deliver outstanding game day experiences for Irish fans." [Notre Dame News]

Rendering of the project's student center.

Rendering of the project's student center.

Credit: University of Notre Dame


Credit: Barbara Johnston/University of Notre Dame


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