Project Bids/Proposals

Architect/Engineer and Design/Building Selections

Penn State University uses a qualifications based design professional selection process for major construction projects ($5 million or over). A Screening Committee selects approximately 10 firms from the respondents to the Letter of Interest and issues an RFP. Three firms are interviewed by a Selection Committee and the results of the interviews are announced at the Board of Trustees meeting.

Completed Appointments

Completed Appointments - Prior to February 2017

Project Number Campus Location Title Solicitation Type Project Stage
University Park Henning Building Replacement
Long List
University Park Combined Heat and Power Expansion
DB Appointment Complete
University Park Willard Building Renovation
Appointment Complete
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center COM Innovation Pavilion for Research & Learning
Appointment Complete
University Park Waste Water Treatment Plant Upgrade
DB Appointment Complete
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Penn State Health MSHMC West Campus Parking Garage
DB Appointment Complete

Construction Manager Selection

Current opportunities for construction project delivery, pre-construction and construction phase services, and other services are listed in the table below. Project details can be accessed by clicking on the Project Title.

Project Number Campus Location Title Solicitation Type Project Stage Response Date
00-05672.00 University Park 2018 Safe Access Program (AE Selection only) PSU RFP 12/14/2017
00-06115.00 University Park 2018 Power Study Program - Package 1 PSU RFP 11/10/2017

Trade/Bid Packages

This table lists current bidding opportunities for Penn State construction projects.

Prior to bidding, please ensure that your company meets the specific prequalification requirements listed in the project specifications. If your company is not on the Prequalified Bidders List published by The Pennsylvania State University and/or you are uncertain whether you meet the prequalification requirements, please contact Contract Administration Office by email at or the Contractor Liaison at (814) 863-2520. All construction firms performing work at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center must have their project managers and superintendents ASHE Healthcare Construction Certified.

Bid Results

Project Number Campus Location Title Packages Held By Project Stage Bid Date
00-05406.00 University Park USB II HVAC System Renewal PSU Out to Bid 01/25/2018
00-04027.00 University Park Pattee-Paterno Library HVAC and Energy Upgrade Project PSU Out to Bid 01/30/2018
00-05791.01 Schuylkill Student Community Center Dining Addition & Renovations CM Out to Bid 02/08/2018
00-05610.00 University Park Walker Building HVAC Renovations PSU Out to Bid 02/15/2018
00-06146.00 Harrisburg Exterior Area Lighting Upgrade CM Out to Bid 02/15/2018
00-05505.03 University Park General Aviation Hangar No. 2 (H) Renovation PSU Out to Bid 03/06/2018