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Land and Facilities

(as of Fall 2012)

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            Distribution of Assignable Square Feet (ASF) by Organizational Units      
Land Areas   within Major Functional Categories at the West Lafayette Campus      
                    Percent of        
West Lafayette   Acres   Academic Units ASF Grnd Total Acad Total        
  Gravel Pit     544     Agriculture   779,213   16.8%        
  Airport     426     Education   40,977   0.9%        
  Golf Courses     344     Engineering   919,064   19.8%        
  Academics     343     Health and Human Sciences2 292,890   6.3%        
  Service and Maintenance   294     Liberal Arts2   217,076   4.7%        
  University Residences   201     Management   108,264   2.3%        
  Athletics     191     Pharmacy2   100,928   2.2%        
  Campus Parks and Malls   141     Science   739,307   15.9%        
  Recreational Sports   95     Technology   216,926   4.7%        
  Discovery Park     16     Veterinary Medicine   224,902   4.8%        
  Total     2,595     Subtotal Academic Units 3,639,547 30.1% 78.3%        
              Libraries    319,396 6.9%        
Agricultural Land   14,697     General Classrooms   284,775 6.1%        
Purdue Research Park   725     Other Academic3   403,018   8.7%        
              Total Academic Units 4,646,736 38.4% 100.0%        
                               
Regional Campuses       Administrative and Academic Support Units      
  Calumet     203     Administrative Units 942,352            
  Fort Wayne     683     Recreational Sports 331,864            
  North Central     269     Warehouses   52,774            
  Total     1,155     Total Admin/Acad Support 1,326,990 11.0%          
                               
Grand Total     19,172   Total Academic/Administrative 5,973,726 49.4%          
           
            Auxiliary, Residential and Non-institutional Agency Units      
Number of Buildings     Residential   3,286,570 27.2%          
            Parking Service 1,725,583 14.3%          
Campus Major1 Other Total     Intercollegiat Athletics 643,393 5.3%          
West  Lafayette 172 202 374     Union & Elliott Hall of Music 312,059 2.6%          
Calumet 20 3 23     Other4   146,428 1.2%          
Fort Wayne 26 17 43   Total Auxil, Resd'l & NIA 6,114,033 50.6%          
North Central 4 7 11                      
  Total 222 229 451   Grand Total   12,087,759 100.0%          
1Major buildings are those with 10,000 or more gross square feet of area.   2The College of Health and Human Sciences was formed administratively on July 1, 2010. Students officially will be enrolled January 2011. The new college brings together nine academic units including all programs from the College of Consumer & Family Sciences; Health and Kinesiology, Psychological Sciences, and Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from the College of Liberal Arts; and the Health Sciences and Nursing programs from the College of Pharmacy, Nursing and Health Sciences (renamed the College of Pharmacy).
 
           
           
            3Includes 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.
           
            4Includes Airport Operations, Purdue Research Foundation Property, and other Non-institutional agencies.

 

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Source: Space Management and Academic Scheduling