Trinity University Center for Sciences and Innovation

Higher Ed | San Antonio

  • Project Scope 65,000 SF Center for Sciences and Innovation
  • Completion Date January 2011
  • Owner Trinity University
  • Architect RVK Architects

This project represents the first of two phases in the Trinity University Master Plan to increase the size of their science learning footprint, while incorporating the latest in interdisciplinary design approaches to the learning environment. 

The Center for Sciences and Innovation offers Trinity students and faculty outstanding research and classroom space to promote a truly interdisciplinary approach to scientific research and science education. The project also includes real-world examples of sustainability in a facility that is LEED Gold Certified.


  • Glass-Walled Classrooms
  • Study Areas
  • Faculty Offices
  • Teaching & Research Laboratories
  • 59 Lab Fume Hoods
  • Enhanced Safety Features
  • Café & Gathering Areas
  • Dramatic Design Features
  • 4-Level Open Atrium
  • Suspended Connecting Bridges