CP&M Article Archive

College Planning & Management's vast database of articles is a valuable tool for anyone who plans, designs, equips, maintains or operates colleges and universities nationwide. Popular topics include facilities, safety & security, technology, business, finance, recruit & retain and the campus scene. Articles are displayed in chronological order, beginning with the most recent.

University of Florida

Facility Focus (Historic Renovations)

University of Florida: Newell Hall Renovation

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Useful or Frivolous?

Safety & Security (Protecting Campus Resources)

Getting the Right Word Out

Preparing staff to utilize emergency communications systems under stress.

Hot Tips (Purchasing)

Strategic Procurement

Legally Speaking (Insight on the Issues)

Mission Possible

Thoughts on the legal significance of working in teams.

Fire & Life Safety (Focus On Preparation and Prevention)

Wildfire Risk

Tips for lessening the risk of damage in the urban-wildland interface.

Maintenance & Operations (Managing the Physical Plant)

In Memoriam: Steve P. Krakoff (1955-2017)

Reminiscing about lessons learned from and the accomplishments of a successful man.


Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Campus Arboreta: Outdoor Spaces for Learning and for Play

Developing an accredited arboretum contributes to education, enjoyment, and community engagement on campus.

Ask the Expert (Pest Management)

How do we rid our campus of rodents?


Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Flooring Matters: Finding What Works

Floors are a conspicuous, hard-working element of every facility on campus. Affecting everything from branding, recruiting, and aesthetics to wayfinding, acoustics, and safety, selecting the right flooring for buildings requires attention to detail.

Southern New Hampshire University

Facility Focus (Campus Housing)

Southern New Hampshire University: Monadnock Hall

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

A Revolving Energy Fund

The University of Montana is preparing for large-scale climate action.

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Facility Focus (Campus Housing)

West Chester University of Pennsylvania: Commonwealth Hall

Higher Education Trend

Higher Education Trends: What's In Store For 2018

Our annual look at trends influencing campus life and learning is back for 2018. From regenerative design to the latest developments in technology, these topics are on the forefront as experts discuss what the coming year might bring.

University of Oklahoma

Facility Focus (Campus Housing)

University of Oklahoma: Headington and Dunham Residential Colleges

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