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Land and Facilities - West Lafayette Campus
(as of Fall 2008)
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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
118
  Athletics
145
  Discovery Park
18
  Total
2,552


Agricultural land

14,517


Purdue Research Park

725


Regional Campuses

  Calumet
194
  Fort Wayne
682
  North Central
268
  Total
1,144


Grand Total

18,938
 
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
780,899
 
17.4%
  Consumer and Family Sci
107,774
 
2.4%
  Education
40,783
 
0.9%

  Engineering
832,649
 
18.5%
  Liberal Arts
339,251
 
7.5%
  Management
110,047
 
2.4%

  Pharm, Nurs, & Health Sci
129,999
 
2.9%
  Science
728,148
 
16.2%
  Technology
217,252
 
4.8%
  Veterinary Medicine
226,244
 
5.0%

  Subtotal Academic Units
3,513,046
30.4%
78.2%

  Libraries
336,246
 
7.5%
  General Classrooms
272,601
 
6.1%
  Other Academic2
372,712
 
8.3%
  Total Academic Units
4,494,605
38.9%
100.0%


Administrative and Academic Support Units
   

  Administrative Units
933,545
   
  Recreational Sports
207,701
   
  Warehouses
52,974
   
  Total Admin/Acad Support
1,194,220
10.3%
 

Total Academic/Administrative
5,688,825
49.2%
 
       
Auxiliary, Residential, and Non-institutional Agency Units

  Residential
3,173,968
27.4%
 
  Parking Services
1,725,571
14.9%
 
  Intercollegiate Athletics
538,028
4.7%
 

  Union & Elliott Hall of Music
304,596
2.6%
 
  Other3
137,021
1.2%
 
  Total Auxil, Resd'l, & NIA
5,879,184
50.8%
 

Grand Total
11,568,009
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
165
210
375
  Calumet
17
4
21
  Fort Wayne
25
16
41
  North Central
4
8
12
  Total
211
238
449

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