Connelly Center

Villanova University


AEC was the structural, MEP and FP engineer of record to the renovations of the Villanova University Connelly Center. The Connelly Center is a multi use facility constructed in the early 1980’s.  The building includes a number of meeting rooms, lecture halls, along with a large kitchen and serving line. 


Included off the general eating area and gathering space is a campus store. This large facility became part of the renovation and upgrade project completed for campus use. The project included a serving line upgrade with kitchen renovations and a complete remodeling of the campus store. The store was increased in size while the central space was decreased. 


The total construction cost was 4 million dollars. Both the dining area and the bookstore are centrally located on the Main Campus.

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