UC Merced 2020 Expansion located in Merced, CA is a ground-up, Type II – V concrete and steel mixed-use project. The project’s design team includes SOM, WRNS, HOK, Page Sutherland Page, and Mahlum Architects. This Design-Build/P3 project totals 1,177,124 square feet throughout 14 structures to support a population of 10,000 students by the year 2020. The academic space program includes 373,400 square feet of lab/research space, instructional space, and academic office space, while the Student Life program, which totals 115,500 square feet, includes health facilities, early childhood education, enrollment, dining and recreational facilities. In addition to academic and Student Life programs, the project includes 420,570 square feet of outdoor space, featuring several athletic fields. Finally, the student housing program addresses existing and future demand for on-campus housing, and includes 289,600 square feet and 1,700 beds. Stand alone parking totals 1,571 stalls. Webcor self-performed concrete, carpentry, building specialties, and doors, frames and finish hardware. The project is targeting LEED Gold certification.