Leed Silver Certification for CSU's Physical Education Complex
The new (148,275 NASF/246,359 GSF) Physical Education Complex (PEC) was completed Spring 2010. The PEC is designed to support the Health and Human Performance academic programs, support indoor & outdoor facilities, as well as, the community outreach mission of the University. This facility features classrooms, laboratories, auxiliary gyms, faculty/staff offices, dance studios, racquetball courts, weight training/fitness center, basketball arena, and swimming pool. It also contains a Satellite Central Utility Plant (SCUP), maintenance work shops, campus security operations, office areas, centralized mail and duplicating services, central receiving, vehicular maintenance, etc. Outdoor improvements include an outdoor track, multipurpose soccer field, tennis courts, softball field, parking spaces, roadwork expanse, and new campus entrance on Gwynns Falls Parkway.
"Given the mission and its urban location, Coppin State University is committed to meeting the educational needs of its urban population by building strong community partnerships and improving the quality of life in its urban community. This University's Physical Education Complex (PEC) is a valued student-faculty and community resource and a major factor to advance academic excellence as well as community outreach. The PEC not only impacts the student body but also contributes to economic development and the quality of life in West Baltimore.
The Complex is an excellent resource to advance the civic purpose of higher education by improving community life and educating students to engage in civic and social responsibility."
Dr. Maqbool Patel
Associate Vice President for Administration and Finance
Coppin State University