Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Certifications

IMG_2025The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign currently features 21 LEED® certified projects, with several more projects actively pursuing certification. The State of Illinois is a national leader in sustainable building design, requiring a minimum of LEED® Silver certification for all major renovations and new construction projects over 10,000 square feet.

Since initiating the first LEED® certified campus building in 2009, F&S Capital Programs and Engineering Design Review staff have worked with project teams across campus to certify approximately 10% of building space.

LEED® Certified Facilities

Project Version Points Possible Certification
Business Instructional Facility v2.1 52 69 Platinum
National Petascale Computing Facility v2.2 40 69 Gold
Nugent Hall* v2.2 34 69 Silver
Ikenberry Dining Hall v2.2 34 69 Silver
Evers Laboratory v2.2 36 69 Silver
NCEL Yeh Student Center Addition v2.2 37 69 Silver
Illinois Fire Service Institute v2.2 35 69 Silver
Lincoln Hall v2.2 52 69 Platinum
Huff Hall North Addition v2.2 35 69 Silver
Ikenberry Commons Residence Hall v2.2 41 69  Gold 
Bousfield Residence Hall v2009 81 110 Platinum
Wassaja Residence Hall v2009 67 110 Gold
State Farm Center v2009 70 110 Gold
Chemistry Annex v2009 61 110 Gold
Chez Veterans Center
v2009 60 110 Gold
Surveying Building Renovation v2009 63 110 Gold
Natural History Building v2009 61 110 Gold
CERL Main Building Addition
v2009 54 110 Silver
Integrated Bioprocessing Research Laboratory
v2.2 36 69 Silver
Everitt Laboratory Renovation v2009 64 110 Gold
Electrical and Computer Engineering Building
v2009 81 110 Platinum

LEED® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Green Building Council.
*Nugent Phase A (Silver) and Ikenberry Residence Hall C&D (Gold) are one building