University Design Standards

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The University Facility Design and Construction Standards is a set of guideline design documents, technical specifications, and detail drawings to be used by architects, consultants, contractors, and University personnel in the planning, design, construction, and repair of buildings and infrastructure on the University campus.

These Standards reflect the experience and operations expertise of University personnel. The information included within each section contains the procedures to be followed, materials and equipment to be used, and Design Standards that are appropriate to assure the quality desired by the University.

Design and Construction Standards and Procedures - Table of Contents
Cover
Index
Purpose
Credits
PART ONE - THE DESIGN PROCESS
Campus Organization 1.00
Working Relationships 1.01
Schematic Design Phase 1.02
Design Development Phase 1.03
Construction Document Phase 1.04
Bidding Phase 1.05
Construction Phase 1.06
Post Construction 1.07
Project Closeout 1.08
PART TWO - GENERAL DESIGN GUIDELINES
General 2.01
Civil 2.02
Architectural 2.03
Structural 2.04
Plumbing 2.05
HVAC 2.06
Electrical 2.07
Sustainable Design Strategies 2.08
University Green Operations Plan 2.09
PART THREE - SPECIFICATION GUIDELINES

Clarification and Proposals 00 63 00
Summary of Work Requirements 01 11 00
Project Management and Coordination 01 31 00
OCIP Project Safety Requirements 01 35 23
Temporary Facilities and Contractor Mobilization 01 50 00
Cleaning 01 74 00
Starting and Adjusting 01 75 00
Close Out Procedures 01 77 00
Demonstrations and Training 01 79 00
General Commissioning Requirements 01 91 13
Concrete 03 00 00
Masonry 04 00 00
Metals 05 00 00
Wood Plastics and Composites 06 00 00
Thermal Protection 07 20 00
Doors 08 10 00
Windows 08 50 00
Hardware 08 70 00
Finishes 09 00 00
Specialties 10 00 00
Equipment 11 00 00
Elevators 14 20 00
Fire-Suppression Sprinkler Systems 21 13 00
Fire Pump 21 30 00
Automatic Temperature Control System 23 09 00
Telecommunications 27 00 00
Electronic Access Control and Intrusion System 28 10 00
Fire Detection and Alarm 28 31 00
Earthwork 31 00 00
Exterior Improvements 32 00 00
Utilities 33 00 00
Electrical Distribution 33 70 00