September 23, 2020

Vernon Smith Hall Lease Renovation

3434 Washington Blvd , Arlington, VA 22201

Details

Project Number: 190780
Original Project Number: 572187 573849
Project Type: Renovation/Improvement
Campus: Arlington Campus
Authorization: State Legislature
Project Phase: Construction

Budget

Total Project Budget: $3,456,740

Schedule

Start Date:  December 2019
Construction Completion:  January 2021

Status

This project will renovate the recently leased approximately 13,000 sf of space adjacent to the George Mason University’s Arlington Campus in Vernon Smith Hall. The project goal is to provide space for programs and functions that will support academic instruction in computing to increase the number of Mason graduates in computing and information technology related fields. This project will provide space critical to Mason’s foundational efforts to establish the new School of Computing. The new School of Computing is being established to support workforce development for the tech industry due to Amazon’s location of its headquarters in Arlington and other high tech companies and new ventures that will be drawn to the region.

 

Project Team

University Project Manager: Caroline Sonner
Unit: Provost/ E&G
Advising A/E:  Cannon Washington, Inc