Schott Stadium Branding and Improvements
The Schott Stadium decor was personalized this winter to help our broncos feel more at home.
- New Santa Clara Baseball banner between seating and press box behind home plate
- Inspirational Baseball quotes in seating area entryways
- Vintage SCU Baseball image in seating area entryways
The hitting center was improved to increase the functionality and safety of the space.
- Removal of center post
- New netting system
- New turf
- Upgraded lighting
Mayer Theater Seat Refurbishing - Completed January 2015
In Mayer Theater, the seats were refurbished and new aisle carpeting and railing was installed.
McLaughlin-Walsh Residence Hall Remodel Phase 2 - Completed January 2015
McLaughlin Residence Hall and Walsh Residence Hall underwent a project to renovate the interior and connect the 2 buildings into 1 residence hall called McLaughlin-Walsh Hall, uniting the Unity RLC into one building. This project began as of June 16, 2014 and was completed January 2015. See below for photos of the construction.
Pump House Upgrades and Renovation - Completed January 2015
The Pump House (located between Varsi Hall and Ricard Observatory) project was completed over the Holiday closure. This building now has the upgraded equipment online and feeding the campus. This project consisted of both aesthetic and mechanical upgrades to the facility. The exterior of this building was redone to match the rest of the campus' architectural standards. The equipment inside of this mechanical space was upgraded to ensure that it is suitable for serving our growing campus needs.
Veterans Flagpole - Completed November 2014
A flagpole area was installed near the entrance to the main parking structure. The dedication ceremony was on November 11, Veterans Day, in honor of our veterans.
Walsh Administration 2nd Floor Deck - Completed October 2014
890 Benton Roof Replacement - Completed October 2014
Striking Freedom Statue - Completed October 2014
Alviso Street Work - Completed February 2014
Last Spring Vice President Bob Warren’s email to the campus community described a proposed project to convert both Palm Drive and Alviso Street to pedestrian malls over the next year. We completed Palm Drive in September of 2013 and completed Alviso Street summer 2014.
To ensure access to Mission Church in summer during construction, the portion of Alviso in front of the Mission Church was converted to pavers from January 13 – February 28, 2014.
A new plaza with tables and chairs was created near O'Connor and north of Mayer Theater. A mobile café called the Pony Express provides food for Broncos on the go for breakfast and lunch at this North Campus Dining Plaza.
Electrical Distribution Center - Completed January 2014
Santa Clara University completed construction of a new electrical distribution center in January 2014. The distribution center is located next to the Main Parking structure and includes medium voltage circuit breakers, state of the art digital metering, protection relays and SCATA system. It also provides future connection points and controls for on-site generation and the existing 1 megawatt solar panel installation. It provides additional capability for future energy initiative projects to incorporate renewable energy, power reliability, control and security.
Planning & Projects