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The University of Oklahoma College of Architecture prides itself on providing students with a dynamic professional education in Architecture, Construction Science, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture and Regional and City Planning through a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs in interdisciplinary and collaborative settings emphasizing excellence in education, research and service to the community. Read more about our Mission.

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OU Architecture Students Dominate Regional Design-Build Competition

1st Place

A team of students from the University of Oklahoma College of Architecture won top honors at the recent Associated Schools of Construction Region 5 Student Competition in Dallas.The OU Design-Build Team, composed of construction science and architecture students, placed first overall in the competition. Students also won second place in the design-build international category and two individual best presenter awards. Read more.

Urban Land Institute Competition Team Receives Honorable Mention


One of the College of Architecture’s student teams has been awarded an Honorable Mention at this year’s Urban Land Institute (ULI) Hines Competition. The team’s project “Pulse: The Beat Street District” has been recognized by the jury in particular for “the proposed urban layout, general sense of connectivity, and the outlined density near block J”, said Daniel Lobo, Director of Awards/Education and Advisory Group at the ULI. Read more.

OU College of Architecture: Construction Science Division Students Place Second In International Competition

CNS Students

Four students from the University Of Oklahoma College Of Architecture, Construction Science Division celebrated placing second in the Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Region 8 competition.

Construction Science students Ryan Lopez, Martin Kornhaas, Tyler Sublett, and Jonathan Healey guided by Professor Ken Robson and coached by Professor Somik Ghosh, travelled to Birmingham, UK to take part in the ASC competition, which was held at Birmingham City University. Read More.

Melissa Reddout; winner of the Outstanding Senior Award

Outstanding Senior Award

We would like to congratulate College of Architecture student, Melissa Reddout for winning an Outstanding Senior Award last week. She is an Interior Design major, an outstanding student and a great asset to the college.

OU Architecture Students Place in Top Three in National Design-Build Competition

D-B Team

A team of students from the University of Oklahoma College of Architecture placed in the top three in a national design-build student competition at the institute’s recent conference and exposition in Dallas.

“This latest recognition is strong evidence that our College of Architecture has reached national stature,” said OU President David L. Boren.

The sponsor of the competition, the Design-Build Institute of America, is a professional organization for the architecture, engineering and construction industry that promotes “design-build” as a project delivery method that brings together designers and constructors in a collaborative team.

“Our students are very well prepared to compete at a national level,” said Tammy McCuen, associate professor in the College of Architecture’s Construction Science Division and adviser to the Design-Build Team. “This is only our second year to participate, so we’re just gaining momentum. The competition itself is only three years old.”

The OU team members – Martin Kornhaas, Ryan Lopez, Holly Snow and Minh Tran – faced competition from 36 other university teams, including teams from California State University-Long Beach, Iowa State University, Milwaukee School of Engineering and the University of Washington. Read More.