Project Bids/Proposals


To our Design and Construction Partners:


A consolidated COVID-19 guidance document has been developed for Design and Construction projects, refer to the link below. This document has been developed to provide COVID-19 guidelines for all third party construction managers, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, suppliers, and consultants who conduct work on PSU property in furtherance of design and construction projects, inclusive of all Commonwealth Campuses.


OPP Design and Construction COVID-19 Guidance (pdf) 

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 Animal Diagnostic Laboratory (ADL) New Building Feasibility Study
Letter of Interest
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.

Project Number Campus Location Title Solicitation Type Project Stage Response Date
University Park Capital Systems Renewal Program CM-A RFQ 04/29/2021
00-06839.00 Beaver General Classroom Building (GCB) Renovation CM RFQ 01/11/2021

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
00-07085.00 University Park New Liberal Arts Research & Teaching Building Project CM RFQ 04/21/2021
00-06840.00 Erie, The Behrend College Erie Hall Recreation Center Replacement CM Out to Bid 04/29/2021
00-06895.00 University Park College of Engineering Research & Teaching Space 2 (West 2) CM Out to Bid 05/18/2021
00-06709.00 Dubois Physical Fitness, Athletics, and Wellness Center (PAW Center) Renovation & Addition CM Out to Bid 05/25/2021
00-06866.00 University Park Penn State, College of Engineering Teaching & Research Space West 1 PSU Out to Bid 05/27/2021