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Land and Facilities - West Lafayette Campus
(as of Fall 2006)
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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 Space 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, & Health 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 Academic2
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 & Elliott Hall of Music
301,161
2.7%
 
  Other3
134,885
1.2%
 
  Total Auxil, Resd'l, & NIA
5,572,995
50.3%
 

Grand Total
11,080,487
100.0%
 

2Includes Med'l 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, and Acad Resrv.
3Includes Airport Operations, Purdue Research Foundation Property, and other Non-institutional agencies.


Number of Buildings
Campus
Major1
Other
Total

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

1Major buildings are those with 10,000 or more gross square feet of area.

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

 


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