Date: January 2, 2013
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis wanted to develop a new state-of-the art facility to attract future optometry students. The new ‘Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute’ will be located along the north side of West Michigan Street, in front of Coleman Hall. At four stories in height, it will encompass approximately 67,000 gross square feet of floor space, becoming the new home for the Department of Opthalmology. As such, the structure will consolidate most of Opthalmology’s clinical, research, teaching and administrative functions as well as housing an expanded optical shop.
Client: Ratio Architects
Completion Date: 2011
Construction Cost: $15.9 million