Market Sector

Dartmouth College Student Center

Dartmouth College Student Center


  • Dartmouth College, New Hampshire


  • Dartmouth College was looking to add a cutting edge, cost effective and energy efficient building solution for study groups, small club events and a casual place for the students to unwind.


  • 60’ wide by 75’ long Sprung Structure Student Center.


  • The high tech look of the Sprung tensioned membrane structure made an immediate impact with students. The combination of a tall peak height, translucent daylight panels and glazing wall provides a bright, spacious relaxing interior where students can relax and unwind.

This Sprung Structure Features:

  • A custom translucent daylight pattern was added to allow for more natural daylight.
  • Energy efficient performance fiberglass insulation system blanket.
  • 2 entrance vestibules.
  • 5 – 15’ glazing wall sections.
  • The structure sits in the center of campus next to the athletic field houses and football stadium and will be used permanently on what were once tennis courts.