Link/SEC: West View

Link/SEC: East View

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The new “Link” / Scott Engineering Center Renovation

In partnership with the State Legislature and the University, our $75M Phase 1 project is rebuilding the Link and renovating Scott Engineering Center to support our research enterprise. The research conducted in these buildings is increasing the competitiveness of Nebraska industry, generating valuable intellectual property, and creating new companies and jobs.
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The Details
Architects RDG Planning and Design; HOK / CM: Hausmann Construction
CM Hausmann Construction
Total cost $75,465,000
Total gross square footage 68,000 sf renovated space (Scott Engineering Center); 3,600 sf (new building)
New addition start and completion November 1, 2019 – July 15, 2021
SEC renovation start and completion July 1, 2021 – December 31, 2022
Project funding $70 million - bond proceeds / $5.456 million - private donations
More New home for Civil & Environmental Engineering Department and Electrical and Computer Engineering Department / Graduate students' offices and collaborative spaces / More than 50 advanced research labs; State-of-the-art teaching labs


Kiewit Hall

With a $20M naming gift from Kiewit Corporation and the support of numerous other generous individuals, corporations and foundations, we are building Kiewit Hall. Opening in the Fall of 2023, Kiewit Hall will be a state-of-the-art engineering building that will enhance our ability to provide our students with world class engineering educations and enable us to meet the workforce needs of the state and the region. More About Phase 2
The Details
Architects The Clark Enersen Partners; Ballinger
CM Kiewit
Total cost $97 Million
Total square footage TBD
Start Date Fall 2020
Completion (estimated) Fall 2023
Project funding Private donations; $20M naming gift
More Focus on enhancing engineering education; home to Construction Management program on City Campus; student design and collaborative spaces; instructional classrooms and labs; college administrative offices