Architecture and design

Office of the University Architect (OUA)

Vision

Our vision is to be the world leader in the integration of the educational mission with place.

Mission

We shape ASU’s physical environments in support of the learning experience, groundbreaking research contributions and assimilation within our communities.

Core beliefs

  • Honesty and integrity.

  • Environmental stewardship is one of our greatest responsibilities.

  • Design excellence is an integral part of all our endeavors.

  • Create value for our stakeholders through a positive service experience.

  • Responsible management of our physical assets and heritage.

  • Commitment to expertise in architecture, planning, urban design,  landscape and environmental graphic design in support of innovative placemaking.

  • Fiscal and technical responsibility.

  • We materialize the abstract.

  • Serve as a “bridge” to all.