UMASS – AMHERST, Commonwealth Honors College Residential Complex (CHCRC)

Amherst, MA


500,000 sf


William Rawn Associates, Architects, Inc.

This recently completed project consists of a mix of unit types including approximately 600 beds of singles and doubles and 900 beds in suites and apartments.

The project included associated residential common spaces such as floor lounges and laundry facilities to complement the residential experience. In addition, the facility’s program includes nine classrooms and a large multi-purpose room for Honors College academic use, as well as, approximately 9,000 sf of the Commonwealth Honors College student support space.

Construction Time Lapse Video

2015 AGC MA Build New England Award