UW Tacoma Phase 1B

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A small but significant addition, the Phase 1B expansion provided much-needed campus space.

Construction contractor: Bodenhamer, Inc., Olympia Construction

Project Cost: $2.6 million

Dougan Addition, Opened January 2000

This triangular-shaped building fits into the junction of Jefferson and Commerce avenues. It connects to the historic Dougan warehouse, which was later refurbished in Phase 2A. Originally used for science classes until the completion of the Science Building, multipurpose classrooms include some that can be modified easily for art students to take advantage of high ceilings and skylights to capture natural light. 13,000 square feet.