Space Planning Services and Requests for Space

Faculty and their staff who may require additional space first need to make requests through the Department's Chair or his/her supervisor.  If space is not available through a Department, School, or Administrative Unit, space requirements may need to be assessed and explored with the assistance of Facilities Management's planning staff. Requests related to the assessment of space needs, conceptual space planning, preliminary programming, and development of budgetary allowances can be directed to: Paul Weller, Director of Facilities Planning (p-weller@northwestern.edu; 847-467-7903)

Examples of the types of services provided by Facilities Management's planning staff:

Space assessments and determination of need

Whether periodically or at the request of the Provost, Dean, Chair, or Program Director (or their administrator), Facilities Management's planning staff will:

New recruit space consultations

At the request of the Provost, Dean or Chair (or their administrator), Facilities Management's planning staff will:

Space programming and conceptual development

Whether at the request of the Provost, Dean or Chair (or their administrator), Facilities Management's planning staff will: