Dennis F. Michaelis Academic Center
Location: Waco, TX Client: McLennan Community College Category: Educational Scope: New Construction Services: Architectural / Interior Design LEED: Gold
This 93,000 square foot, three‐story academic center is located at the “front door” of the McLennan Community College campus. Its long sinuous design takes advantage of the scenic beauty the MCC campus is known for. The Academic Center’s footprint provides a variety of spaces for student learning.
The Dennis F. Michaelis Academic Center is the first LEED Gold certified project at MCC. Some LEED aspects of the building include the use of energy efficient mechanical, electrical and building envelope systems, water efficient landscaping and plumbing fixtures, highly reflective roof materials, local building materials and strategic siting.