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Architecture & Interior Design

Kovalchick Convocation and Athletic Center

Indiana University of PA sought to build a multi-purpose venue provides space for athletic events, graduation, concerts, conferences and trade shows.

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Architect of Record
LR Kimball
DLA+ Staff Role
Chris Haupt, AIA - Principal-in-Charge
Chuck Shaw, RA - Project Manager
Services
Architecture
Owner
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Completion Date
August 2011
Project Size
200,000 SF / 4,000 seats convocation center / 650 seat auditorium
Project Cost
$32.9 Million

Project Challenges and Outcomes

Outcomes

The IUP convocation center, the KCAC,  is a 4,000 seat arena and conference center. The facility also houses space for the athletic administration department, the John P. Murtha Homeland Security Center, team locker and training facilities, concessions, and other support functions. The multi-purpose venue provides space for athletic events, graduation, concerts, conferences and trade shows.