UChicago Child Development Center – Drexel


UChicago Child Development Center - Drexel is the first of two child care facilities constructed by the University and serves 124 children ages six weeks to 5 years old.  The facility is approximately 12,700 SF and is LEED certified.  Sustainable features of the building include a green roof and radiant heating in the floor.

Project Team

  • Project Manager: David Culcasi
  • Architect/Engineer: Ross Barney Architects
  • Construction Manager: Pepper Construction
  • Project Contact: David Culcasi


Past Milestones:

  • June 2012: Construction began.
  • April 2013: Completion and move-in.



View of play yard

parking lot entrance

Main entrance

entrance gate to playground

Play yard entrance

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UChicagoSocial: Facilities Services