Green Buildings

UCI currently has 20 LEED Platinum and 10 LEED Gold buildings, among the most LEED Platinum and Gold buildings for new construction at any U.S. college campus. 

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification provides independent, third-party verification that a building was designed and built using strategies aimed at achieving high performance in key areas of human and environmental health: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection and indoor environmental quality.

Below is a list of UCI’s LEED certified buildings.

LEED Platinum for New Construction:

  1. Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
  2. Middle Earth Housing Expansion
  3. Anteater Learning Pavilion
  4. Mesa Court student housing expansion
  5. Continuing Education Classroom Building
  6. Merage School of Business II
  7. Newkirk Alumni Center
  8. Claire Trevor School of the Arts Contemporary Arts Center 
  9. Claire Trevor School of the Arts Production Studio
  10. Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway
  11. Biological Sciences III
  12. Verano Place Infant Toddler Center
  13. Verano Place student housing complex – Cedar unit
  14. Verano Place student housing complex – Aspen unit
  15. Verano Place student housing complex – Poplar unit
  16. Verano Place student housing complex – Alder unit
  17. Engineering Hall
  18. Medical Education Building
  19. Sue & Bill Gross Hall – A CIRM Institute
  20. Humanities Gateway

LEED Gold for New Construction:

  1. Steele/Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center Scientific Building
  2. Steele/Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center Efficiency Building
  3. Clinical Laboratory Building at UC Irvine Medical Center
  4. Puerta del Sol student housing complex
  5. Camino del Sol student housing complex
  6. Anteater Recreation Center expansion
  7. Donald Bren Hall
  8. Student Center expansion
  9. Anteater Instruction and Research Building
  10. Palo Verde student housing complex expansion

LEED for Commercial Interiors and Existing Buildings:

  1. Croul Hall
  2. Office of Global Engagement
  3. Humanities Instructional Building
  4. Social Ecology I
  5. Natural Sciences 2
  6. Hewitt Hall
  7. Fredrick Reines Hall
  8. Gillespie

 

UCI Interactive Sustainability Map

To find out where our green buildings are on campus, browse the UCI Sustainability map below.

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