Schuster Student Success Building Columbus State University

Columbus, Georgia

design firm: Hecht Burdeshaw Architects, Inc.
contractor: Denson Construction
photography credit: Harlan Hambright, St. Simons Island, GA

design comment/challenges: To design a new focal point and entry to the University’s main campus. The new building needed to harmonize with the existing buildings and materials. 
client desires: The entry is defined by large, three-story glass atrium providing a thoroughfare to other buildings. The building is three stories on one side and two stories on the other to accomodate for the visibility of the iconic clock tower.

square feet: 39,754
number of floors: Building consists of a 2 story side and a 3 story with an in-between atrium