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Land and Facilities - West Lafayette Campus
(as of Fall 2007)
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Land areas
West Lafayette Campus
Acres

  Airport
516
  Gravel Pit
516
  Golf courses
358

  Academics
310
  University Residences
211
  Service and Maintenance
206

  Campus Parks 154
  Recreational Sports
145
  Athletics
118
  Discovery Park
18
  Total
2,552


Agricultural land

14,517


Purdue Research Park

725


Regional Campuses

  Calumet
192
  Fort Wayne
682
  North Central
268
  Total
1,142


Grand Total

18,936
 
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
774,844
 
17.1%
  Consumer and Family Sci
108,118
 
2.4%
  Education
40,958
 
0.9%

  Engineering
832,311
 
18.4%
  Liberal Arts
336,123
 
7.4%
  Management
105,312
 
2.3%

  Pharm, Nurs, & Health Sci
128,173
 
2.8%
  Science
728,696
 
16.1%
  Technology
211,587
 
4.7%
  Veterinary Medicine
229,671
 
5.1%

  Subtotal Academic Units
3,495,793
30.3%
77.1%

  Libraries
336,951
 
7.4%
  General Classrooms
275,643
 
6.1%
  Other Academic2
424,677
 
9.4%
  Total Academic Units
4,533,064
39.3%
100.0%


Administrative and Academic Support Units
   

  Administrative Units
850,809
   
  Recreational Sports
206,283
   
  Warehouses
52,774
   
  Total Admin/Acad Support
1,109,866
9.6%
 

Total Academic/Administrative
5,642,930
49.0%
 
       
Auxiliary, Residential, and Non-institutional Agency Units

  Residential
3,180,000
27.6%
 
  Parking Services
1,725,571
15.0%
 
  Intercollegiate Athletics
537,702
4.7%
 

  Union & Elliott Hall of Music
301,694
2.6%
 
  Other3
132,924
1.2%
 
  Total Auxil, Resd'l, & NIA
5,877,891
51.0%
 

Grand Total
11,520,821
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
161
211
372
  Calumet
16
4
20
  Fort Wayne
25
16
41
  North Central
4
7
11
  Total
206
238
444

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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