University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy at the Keller Center
Farr Associates sought out the expert sustainability services of APMonarch LLC as the LEED and Living Building Challenge Consultant for the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago.
YEAR TARGET 2019
FEATURES ADAPTIVE REUSE, LIVING BUILDING, MATERIALS
SIZE 125,000 SF
TYPOLOGY HIGHER EDUCATION
CERTIFICATION LEED BD+C PLATINUM & LIVING BUILDING CHALLENGE MATERIALS PETAL
Inspired by the Harris School ethos of positive social change, the project is currently pursuing policy-inspired design firsts. Keller Center will be the first LEED Platinum building on the University of Chicago campus and among the first buildings in higher education to pursue the rigorous Petal Certification of the Living Building Challenge.