Architect/Engineer and Design/Build Selections

Penn State University uses a qualifications based design professional selection process for major construction projects ($10 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

Architect/Engineer and Design/Build Selections
Project Number Campus Location Title Solicitation Type Project Stage
University Park New Physics Building and Osmond Laboratory Renovations
Short List
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center PSU Milton S. Hershey Medical Center 3rd Floor Hospital Renovations
Short List
University Park Lasch Football Building, Holuba Hall, Nittany Outdoor Football Practice Fields Renovations
Appointment Complete
University Park Arboretum Art Museum
Appointment Complete
Dubois Multipurpose Building
Appointment Complete
University Park Liberal Arts Research & Teaching Building
Appointment Complete
Erie, The Behrend College Erie Hall Building Demolition and Replacement
Appointment Complete

Architect/Engineer, Construction Manager Selection

Current opportunities for construction project delivery, pre-construction and construction phase services, and other services.

Project Number Campus Location Title Solicitation Type Project Stage Response Datesort ascending
00-07085.00 University Park Liberal Arts Research and Teaching Building PSU RFQ 10/29/2019
00-05264.00 Lehigh Valley Lehigh Valley Building Expansion PSU RFQ 09/11/2019
00-06840.00 Erie, The Behrend College Erie Hall Recreation Center Replacement PSU RFQ 05/16/2019
Job Order Contracting (JOC) Emergency Restoration Program PSU RFP

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
00-06403.00 University Park James Building Replacement CM Out to Bid Various
00-06411.00 University Park Oak Building/Marriott Renewal CM Out to Bid 10/24/2019
00-04966.00 University Park West Campus Substation Replacement DB Out to Bid 10/29/2019
00-05991.00 University Park University Park Water Reclamation Facility (WRF) Upgrades, Stages 3, 4, 5 DB Out to Bid 10/30/2019