Pacific Coast Architecture Database (PCAD)


University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Alumni House, Berkeley, CA

ID: 615
Construction Date: Start Date: 1952
End Date: 1953
Notes: Progressive Architecture magazine awarded the University of California, Berkeley, Alumni House, an award citation in its First PA Design Awards, 1954. The Jury for this award program included: Victor Gruen, Eero Saarinen, George Howe, and Fred N. Severud. Manuscript information and drawings on this building have been archived in the "H. Leland and Adele W. Vaughan Collection, 1931-1956," at the University of California, Berkeley, College of Environmental Design, Environmental Design Archives.
Building History: University of California Berkeley Professor H. Leland Vaughan (1905-1974) collaborated with the young landscape architect, Lawrence Halprin (1916-2009), on the landscape design of Alumni House Hall in 1954.
Structure Type: built works - public buildings - schools - university buildings
Locations: Structure:
Berkeley, CA
Berkeley, CA