Missouri Southern State University - Beimdiek Student Recreation Center

Joplin, MO

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Architecture Overview:

Design for the new long-awaited Student Recreation Center as an addition to the existing Billingsly Student Center creates a favorable one-stop-shop for students. The new facility sports the traditional recreation venues of weights / fitness, gymnasium courts and aerobics space, along with a new Bookstore, Student Health Center, improved Student Center spaces and a grand Ballroom. This is the new center of campus activity - right in the old center of campus.

Landscape Architecture Overview:

Lighting Design Overview:

  • CLIENT: Missouri Southern State University
  • COMPLETE: October 2009
  • SIZE:
    60,000 sq ft New Addition & Significant Renovations
  • AWARDS:
    • Recreation Management Magazine - Innovative Architecture & Design Award - 2010
  • View Related Project Types:
    Healthcare, Sports

It's an amazing facility and a real focal point for campus life.

- Darren Fullerton, Director of Student Life