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.
- Architect of Record
- LR Kimball
- Indiana University of Pennsylvania
- DLA+ Staff Role
- Chris Haupt, AIA - Principal-in-Charge
- 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
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.