Mission/Description of Services

Description of Services

OUA is responsible for the development and management of the campus master plan, including transportation planning, historic preservation planning, environmental planning, and precinct planning; the development and management of campus site design and architectural standards; GIS management of existing conditions; and the coordination and project management of major capital projects for all of the UGA campuses across the state. OUA ensures projects are approved at all the appropriate levels and are in agreement with the 2008 Physical Master Plan. This plan continues to increase the density of buildings on main campus, while also contributing significant green space. Enhancements to the core include building renovations to the historic north campus, student life in the central precinct, science facilities on south campus, expansion of the arts and student housing on east campus, and pedestrian improvements throughout. https://fanda.uga.edu/section/our-services  

 

Mission

The Office of the University Architects will enhance the academic, research and public service missions of the University of Georgia through the efficient and the orderly planning of the long-range physical development of University properties. The mission includes assessing compatibility with the University's physical master plan, determining compatibility with historic preservation guidelines, preparation of detailed project programs, assisting in site determination, selection of architects and engineers, coordination of preliminary and final plans, and administration of construction. https://www.architects.uga.edu/mission