Humanities Building



Project Delivery Method: CM Multi-Prime
Project Cost: $46 million
Construction Start Date: October 2011
Completion Date: March 2014
Occupy Date: June 2014
Bond Series: A


A new three story building consisting of classrooms, computer labs, and Faculty/Staff offices for Reading, Writing, World Languages, English as a Second Language, Journalism, Speech, and American Sign Language curriculum.

Sustainability Features:

  • 86 kW Photovoltaic Panel Array on roof to supply building electricity
  • Windows for labs and classrooms, light wells in hallways provide enhanced natural lighting
  • High efficiency lighting with occupancy sensors


  • Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC) Award of Excellence
  • San Diego American Institute of Architects (AIA) Award

Project Team:

  • Architect: LPA, Inc.
  • Construction Manager: Balfour Beatty Construction
  • Civil Engineer: LPA, Inc.
  • Electrical/Mechanical Engineer: LPA, Inc.
  • Structural Engineer: LPA, Inc.
  • Landscape Architect: LPA, Inc.
  • Construction Manager: Chris Miller
  • Prop M Construction Manager: John Philipps

Humanities Building PowerPoint Presentation