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Summer 2015 Projects

updated 04/21/2015

  • Watch here for projects as they develop through the summer....

  • Dosker Cottage - exterior paint (Historic District colors)
  • Centennial Cottage - exterior paint (Historic District colors)
  • Welmers Cottage - new vinyl siding
  • Kleis Cottage - porch foundation repair
  • Various Cottages will receive new carpet or other flooring
  • Various Cottages will receive new common-area furniture
  • Brumler Apartments - new furnaces and A/C and upgrade to fire alarm system
  • College East Apartments - new low-E, dual pane windows
  • Columbia Apartments - installation of kitchen range fire-suppression hoods
  • DWCC Theater entrance - repair of the revolving doors and their surrounding concrete floor (May 11 -20)
  • more to come...


  • Mini-Split A/C units in 8 Residence Hall Lounges

A temporary dining facility was set up last summer while Phelps Dining Hall was remodelled. The 12 mini-split air conditioners that were used to cool it are being recommissioned, 8 of which will be installed in Residence Hall lounges.

  • Common Area remodels in Residence Halls

  • VanWylen Library furniture and fixtures upgrades

    • Replacement of select soft-seating
    • Reupholster 65 'anchor' chairs
    • New carpet in basement and stairs from 1st to 2nd floor
    • New window blinds in select areas



  • T8 Lights

Our electricians continue to swap out old T-12 fixtures with T-8's to reduce our energy consumption.

  • Variable Frequency Drives

Variable Frequency Drives have been installed in numerous HVAC systems across campus.