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Land and Facilities - West Lafayette Campus
(as of Fall 2005)
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Land areas
West Lafayette Campus
Acres

Airport
516
Gravel Pit
516
Golf courses
358

Academics
268
University Residences
208
Service and Maintenance
206

Campus Parks 154
Recreational Sports
119
Athletics
111
Discovery Park
18
Total
2,474


Agricultural land

14,517


Purdue Research Park

591


Regional Campuses

Calumet
194
Fort Wayne
643
North Central
268
Total
1,105


Grand Total

18,687
 
Distribution of Assignable Square Feet (ASF) by organizational units within major functional categories at the West Lafayette campus
   
Percent of
Academic units
ASF
Grnd total
Acad total

Agriculture
764,494
 
17.9%
Consumer and Family Sci
109,088
 
2.6%
Education
40,798
 
1.0%

Engineering
711,195
 
16.6%
Liberal Arts
346,175
 
8.1%
Management
98,418
 
2.3%

Pharm, Nurs, & Hlth Sci
119,674
 
2.8%
Science
681,088
 
15.9%
Technology
209,262
 
4.9%
Veterinary Medicine
221,650
 
5.2%

Subtotal academic units
3,301,842
29.8%
77.3%

Libraries
334,058
 
7.8%
General classrooms
253,291
 
5.9%
Other academic**
383,410
 
9.0%
Total academic units
4,272,601
38.6%
100.0%


Administrative and Academic Support Units
   

Administrative units
801,944
   
Recreational sports
202,033
   
Warehouses
230,914
   
Total Admin/Acad Support
1,234,891
11.1%
 

Total Academic/Administrative
5,507,492
49.7%
 
       
Auxiliary, Residential, and Non-institutional Agency Units

Residential
2,919,920
26.4%
 
Parking services
1,725,571
15.6%
 
Intercollegiate athletics
491,458
4.4%
 

Union and Elliott Hall of Music
301,161
2.7%
 
Other***
134,885
1.2%
 
Total Auxil, Resd'l, & NIA
5,572,995
50.3%
 

Grand Total
11,080,487
100.0%
 

**Includes Med Ed, Discovery Park, Continuing Education and Conferences, Mil Sciences, Bands, Cancer Rsch, PMU Mtg Rms, IT Teach & Lrng, Gen Acad Lab, Gen Univ, Commons, Acad Undevel, Acad Resrv.
***Includes Airport Operations, Purdue Research Foundation Property, and Non-institutional agencies.



Number of Buildings
Campus
Major *
Other
Total

W. Lafayette
163
220
383
Calumet
14
4
18
Fort Wayne
13
15
28
North Central
4
6
10
Total
194
245
439

*Major buildings are those with 10,000 or more gross square feet of area.

ASF by Organizational Unit Function
Pie chart representing ASF by Organizational Unit Function

Source: Physical Facilities, Purdue Research Foundation, and Space Management and Academic Scheduling

 


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