University of New England, University Commons -Biddeford, MaineArchitect : Shepley Bulfinch
Square Footage : 60,000 s.f.
UNE University Commons provides a unique space to unite students with the campus and community spaces all within a “downtown” environment for the college. Bringing together the main dining hall, flexible event spaces, common meeting areas and recreation spaces allows the flow of campus life without sacrificing freedom of movement.¹ The building is linked to the main library via a second floor footbridge. The steel superstructure consists of building frame system with composite floors. The lateral force resisting system is comprised of steel braced frames.
1 Shepley Bulfinch