• Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)
    Access Control

    Moving Forward with Access Control

    Finding a balance between security systems and budgets, always with the primary goal of a safe campus in mind, can be achieved with planning and advice from the experts.

  • Solving Procurement Challenges

    Here are six common procurement challenges and how purchasing professionals are solving them.

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    Roofs That Last

    From extreme weather to the passage of time, campus roofs take a beating. Keeping your roofs in prime condition is key to maintaining secure, comfortable facilities.

  • Altogether Now

    A landmark building on the campus of Indiana University has been reconfigured to house 21st-century media learning.

  • 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

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