• Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)
    securing college campuses

    Securing Open College Campuses

    Finding solutions to the challenges that come with securing college campuses that are open to the public.

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    Putting It All Together

    Parkland College's new Student Union building is designed to be an integrated "front door" for the college's campus.

  • Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

    Pest Management

    Keeping unwanted residents off your campus is an integral part of maintaining healthy and safe college facilities.

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    Smart Parking

    Colorado State University is finding success with a unique approach to promoting sustainability through its parking program.

  • Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

    What's In Your Janitorial Closet?

    A system called composite product mapping can help you select the most price-friendly and best-performing products for your maintenance needs.

Furniture & Equipment | At-a-Glance

  • Technology (Innovation for Education)
    Digital Signage

    Reaching and Engaging Students with Digital Signage

    Planning and flexibility are key when developing digital resources for informing your campus population of news, opportunities and events.

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    Outdoor spaces

    Outside the Walls

    Attention to a college or university's signature "look" should include outside features and furnishings. Outdoor spaces, their design, and what you put into them are vital elements of your institution's brand and mission.

  • Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

    Cooperative Agreement Leads to Savings

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    campus signage and wayfinding

    Signs of Green

    Pursuing sustainability in campus signage and wayfinding offers a number of benefits.

Research & Special Reports

  • Campus Construction 2015

    Campus Construction 2015

    More than $11 billion in construction was put in place on college and university campuses across the U.S. last year. Almost three-quarters of those funds went to entirely new buildings. The impact on our students, as well as our economy, is a positive force for all. 02/01/2016 Full Report

  • 2015 Living on Campus: College Housing Annual Report

    2015 Living on Campus: College Housing Annual Report

    The results of current research, including ongoing trends and preferences, are included in this annual report. 05/01/2015 Full Report

Online Buyers' Guide

Find manufacturers and suppliers of products and services for facilities, security, technology and business, including:

Current Issue

Education Design Showcase

A comprehensive database of cutting-edge projects, innovative solutions and inspiring designs for education.

Education Design Showcase

About this Website

College Planning & Management is the information resource for professionals serving the college and university market. CP&M features solution-oriented feature articles, product supplements and special reports including regular columns on: Facility Planning, Maintenance and Operations, Safety and Security, Technology, Business and Finance, and the Learning Environment.

Upcoming Events

Does your institution have a deferred maintenance backlog?

Subscribe to CP&M E-News

College Planning & Management's free email newsletter keeping you up-to-date and informed.

I agree to this sites Privacy Policy.