New Student Union Project Timeline

Phase One

Phase One, now under way, includes a new bookstore, dining facilities, Career Services office space, and other office space. Phase One is estimated to be complete by 2015.

Phase One also will include a new landscaped outdoor plaza that connects the Pedestrian Mall and the Haslam Business Building to The Hill.

MARCH 2012

APRIL 2012

Approximately fifty parking spaces on the north end of the Staff 9 lot close as part of the construction.

MAY 2012

The final pedestrian bridge connecting the University Center Plaza with The Hill and Stokely Management Center closes.

OCTOBER 2012

Construction fencing is installed along a portion of Volunteer Boulevard at Cumberland Avenue to prepare for the demolition of the former Counseling Center, Aconda Court, Temple Court, and 812 Volunteer Boulevard.

DECEMBER 2012

Demolition begins on the former Counseling Center, Aconda Court, Temple Court, and 812 Volunteer Boulevard.

Phillip Fulmer Way from Cumberland Avenue to Middle Drive closes for construction of a pedestrian bridge that will connect the Hill with the new Student Union.