Project Bids/Proposals


To our Design and Construction Partners:


COVID-19 guidance has been incorporated into the Contractor Safety Requirements. Project teams are required to include COVID-19 protocols into their Site-Specific Safety Plan and should follow policies established by the University and applicable guidelines in accordance with Federal, State, and local requirements. 


Project teams should continue to report COVID-19 related incidents with timely submission of a Safety Incident Report (SIR) through e-Builder. 


Lisa A. Berkey, P.E.

Senior Director, Design and Construction


Adam F. Dent, P.E.

Director, Commonwealth Services


Architect/Engineer and Design/Build Selections

Penn State University uses a qualifications based design professional selection process for major construction projects ($10 million or over). A Screening Committee selects approximately 10 firms from the respondents to the Letter of Interest and issues an RFP. Three firms are interviewed by a Selection Committee and the results of the interviews are announced at the Board of Trustees meeting.

Completed Appointments

Completed Appointments - Prior to February 2017

Architect/Engineer and Design/Build Selections
Project Number Campus Location Title Solicitation Type Project Stage
University Park Sackett Building Renovation and Additions
Long List
University Park Computer Building Renovation Project
Appointment Complete
New Kensington Student Union Building Renovation and Addition - Penn State New Kensington
Appointment Complete
00-07057.00 University Park Master Plan Study for East Campus Chilled Water Plant (ECCP) and Chilled Water (CHW) Thermal Energy Storage (TES)
Appointment Complete
University Park Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) Chemical and Radiation Waste Accumulation Facility
Appointment Complete
University Park Animal Diagnostic Laboratory (ADL) New Building Feasibility Study
Appointment Complete
University Park Applied Research Laboratory Replacement Building
Appointment Complete

Architect/Engineer, Construction Manager Selection

Current opportunities for construction project delivery, pre-construction and construction phase services, and other services.

Completed Selections

Project Number Campus Location Title Solicitation Type Project Stage Response Date
00-06256.00 Abington AB-New Academic Building PSU RFQ 04/19/2022
00-06825.00 Scranton WS Library Classroom Renovation PSU RFQ 03/31/2022
00-06841.00 New Kensington New Kensington Campus Student Union Building (SUB) CM-R 02/11/2022

Trade/Bid Packages

This table lists current bidding opportunities for Penn State construction projects.

Prior to bidding, please ensure that your company meets the specific prequalification requirements listed in the project specifications.

If your company is not on the Prequalified Bidders List published by The Pennsylvania State University and/or you are uncertain whether you meet the prequalification requirements, please contact Contract Administration Office by email at [email protected] or the Contractor Liaison at (814) 863-2520. All construction firms performing work at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center must have their project managers and superintendents ASHE Healthcare Construction Certified.

Bid Results

Project Number Campus Location Title Packages Held By Project Stage Bid Date
00-06902.00 University Park Penn State Osmond Renovation and Osmond North Building (Physics) PSU Prequalification Various
00-08754.00 University Park Lasch Football Building Renovations + Addition - Phase 2 CM Out to Bid Various
00-06866.00 University Park Penn State, College of Engineering Teaching & Research Space West 1 PSU Prequalification Various
00-07085.00 University Park PSU Susan Welch Liberal Arts Building PSU, CM Out to Bid Various
00-05264.00 Lehigh Valley LV Storm Water Restoration Work CM Out to Bid 05/17/2022
00-06866.00 University Park UP-Atherton Street High Pressure Steam Crossing PSU Out to Bid 05/25/2022
00-06817.00 Erie, The Behrend College Renovations to Senat Hall PSU Out to Bid 05/26/2022
00-08795.00 University Park PSU 2022 Capital Systems Renewal Program - Elevator Construction PSU Out to Bid 06/09/2022
00-08415.00 Abington AB-Physical Education Building - Basement Level Renovations PSU Out to Bid 06/14/2022