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LEEDlab works building by building, in hopes of a more sustainable and efficient campus community.

School of Architecture + Planning
Edward M. Crough Center

The Crough Center acted as a great catalyst for CUA LEED Lab.  There was great enthusiasm amongst the students to because they feel a sense of "ownership" towards the building, and want to improve its sustainable efficiency and maintenance.   



The CUA Campus
Master Site

In CUA LEED Lab we use the university campus, where we live, work and study, as a living laboratory. We have accessed our current environments and helped to make important decisions about how to adapt and improve the campus’ efficiency and documentation of sustainability efforts.  



The CUA Residence Building - Dorm
Opus Hall

The Story of creating a pilot academic course for implementation of LEED EB:O+M at Universities continue with LEED Project registration for Opus Hall dormitory, certified as LEED New Construction in 2010.



2011 - 2013


2013 - 2015


2015 - 2018



LEED®—an acronym for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design™—is a registered trademark of the U.S. Green Building Council®. The U.S. Green Building Council's LEED® green building program is the preeminent program for the design, construction, maintenance and operations of high-performance green buildings. Learn more at 

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