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UNLV Student Recreation Center

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Las Vegas, NV
Alternate Name(s):
  • UNLV Student Wellness & Recreation Center
Opened: 2007-09-17
Completed: 2007
Cost: $55.1 million (Paid for w/ Student Fees)
Size (sq. ft.): 187617
Other Size Measure: 5-acre complex
Funders: Student Fees
Contractors: Kitchell Contractors
Building Materials: Steel-Framed Elaborate skin system of masonry block, glass, precast concrete and metal panels
Description: Four-story
5000 sq.ft. full service fitness area; two pools; a spa; 1700 sq.ft. bistro/ juice bar; two racauetball courts; two multipurpose courts; four basketball courts; indoor jogging track; 12500 sq.ft. free weight area
Extra Note: “Architect to Design New UNLV Rec Center.” Southwest Contractor, June 2004, 12.

Bevell, Shane. “The big building boom: six new buildings are shooting up across UNLV’s campus.” Inside UNLV. (2007).

Bevell, Shane. “New Additions: construction continues on both Main, Shadow Lane campuses.” Inside UNLV. (September 2007): 1 & 11.

Illia, Tony. “Perini Completes the $6.2 Million Girl Scout Center.” Las Vegas Business Press, 14 June 2004, 17.

Syzdek, Nancy and Russell, Diane. “Construction Zone Ahead: Work Begins Soon on New Student Union, Rec Center.” Inside UNLV, April 2005, 1 & 6.

“New + Notes.” Nevada Contractor, June 2004, 7.

“Student Recreation and Wellness Center at a Glance.” (From Student Recreation Tour). May 11, 2007.

"University Construction Report 2006: The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Student Recreation Center." Southwest Contractor. August 2006: 66-70.

“University Work Increases at UNLV: New Rec Complex Planned.” Southwest Contractor, February 2005, 12-13.

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