Pennington Student Achievement Center

Project Name

Pennington Student Achievement Center


University of Nevada, Reno


Reno, Nevada

Market Sector

Building Size

78,000 sf

Project Completion


Construction Type

Therma-Fuser System Configuration


  • Architect: H + K Architects
  • CMAR Contractor: CORE Construction

Project Description

The William N. Pennington Student Achievement Center (SAC) consolidates vital student centers, which were previously scattered across the campus.

A vital campus community gathering space, this new 78,000 square foot facility encourages interaction among students, staff, and faculty. The Writing Center, Math Center, Tutoring Center, Career Services, Advising Center, Student Veterans Affairs, Disabilities Resource Center, Counseling Services, Trio & McNair Scholars, and Student Faith Based Group are housed here along with several shared collaborative workspaces, computer workstations, and food service.