Campus Construction Updates
Construction in Progress
Fine Arts Complex
The Fine Arts Complex is a new 88,000 gross square-foot, two-story building that includes visual arts, multi-media and applied design, photography, film and video, dance, music, and recital hall. The project consolidates all of the fine arts and performing arts (except theatre arts) currently in buildings D, E, F, O, and S, into one Fine Arts Complex.
The architectural contract for the college's Fine Arts Complex was granted to DLR Group. Under the proposed schedule, officials anticipate the project to be complete by October 2021.
Industrial Technology Complex
The Industrial Technology and Physical Education/Athletic Fields project provided a new facility with space for the Industrial Technology programs including: automotive transportation technology, auto body technology, architecture/engineering technology, machine technology, welding, and administrative support.
Public Safety Training Complex (PSTC)
The Public Safety Complex is located at the Lompoc Valley Center. The project consisted of a 36,678 sq. ft. academic building, 8,568 sq. ft. six-story fire tower, 12,286 sq. ft. apparatus storage building, a 42,406 sq. ft. shooting range, scenario village, prop house, fitness track, skid pad/slow speed driving skills area, and a one-mile emergency vehicle operator course (EVOC).
Childcare Center Addition
The Childcare Center Addition project consists of a 11,666 gross building sq. ft. addition (approx. 8,900 building sq. ft. and 2,700 sq. ft. of canopies and overhangs) to the existing building J on campus. The addition will replaced the existing building Z which was demolished upon completion of the project. The project provided additional classrooms to accommodate the increased number of children. The project also included construction of a hands-on learning lab for the degree and certificate programs in early childhood studies.
Student Services Center and Administration Building
The One Stop Student Services Center consists of a new 44,788 sq. ft. two-story student services building (building A) and a new 21,053 sq. ft. two-story administration building (building B) with associated on- and off-site improvements targeting LEED Silver Certification. A new north Bradley Road driveway, north-east loop road, and parking lot in accordance with the board approved 2008 Bond Measure I, Facilities Site and Utilities Master Plan were also constructed. The project also included the demolition of former buildings A, B, I, N-Annex, T, U, V, and X.