Marquette University’s new Athletic and Human Performance Research Center (AHPRC) in Milwaukee combines training, testing, and research in one facility while providing athletes with state-of-the-art locker rooms.
The first phase, completed in April, includes space for faculty researchers, strength and conditioning space, and locker rooms and support space for lacrosse and golf teams. Additionally, a team film room, and research and bio-assessment labs integrate athletics and research to develop new fitness technologies and advance data analytics to improve performance.
Facility name: Athletic and Human Performance Research Center
Completion date: April 2019
Owner: Marquette University
Total building area: 46,000 sq. ft.
Total construction cost: $17 million
Cost/sq. ft.: approximately $521
Architecture firm: Perkins+Will, HGA
Interior design: Perkins+Will
Construction manager: Mortenson
Engineering: GRAEF (civil), HGA (structural), Ring & DuChateau (MEP), O2 Design (formerly Oslund and Associates; landscape), WJHW (acoustic)