Wheelock College, Campus Center & Student Residence

Boston, MA

This 60,000 sf building creates a seven-floor campus center and student residence hall for a century-old, private, co-ed college in Boston's Fenway/Longwood neighborhood. The project uses low-flow fixtures and has day-lit common areas.

During construction, it monitored waste management. Exceeding original sustainability goals, the building earned LEED®-NC v2.2 Gold certification. The project was opened in January of 2009.

For Wheelock College, The Green Engineer:

  • Provided sustainable design advice, including design reviews and materials selection;
  • Full service coordination and management of the LEED certification process;
  • Energy modeling services to help produce an energy-cost savings of 35% over a baseline model.

Owner: Wheelock College
Architect: William Rawn Associates
Contractor: Shawmut Design & Construction

LEED®-NC v2.2 Gold certified