UH Science Center


Building Typology: Academic Building and Research Laboratory

Gross Building Area: 120,000 SF

Date: Completed on February 1992

Scope Description: The University of Houston Science Center (UHSC) houses the world’s most sophisticated laboratories for research in superconductivity, materials science, and biochemistry. Located on the northeastern perimeter, the UHSC building enriches the campus, both as a “gateway” from nearby highway I-45 and as a functional and pleasant environment in which to work and study. The UHSC building presents an impressive and progressive image of the university’s science activities.