THECB Typical Building Type Price Per Square Foot

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Construction Averages
Typical New Construction THECB Average Cost/ SqFt (Texas higher education coordinating board) Repair and renovation THECB Average Cost/ SqFt (Texas higher education coordinating board)
Athletic $510 $322
Auditorium/ Theater $560 N/A
Classroom $420 $212
Classroom, Medical/Healthcare $384 $309
Food Service $363 N/A
Housing,Dormitory $299 $243
Laboratory $526 $578
Library N/A $48
Office $367 $147
Office Technology $469 N/A
Parking $122 N/A
Student Center $464 $237

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board provides average construction costs for public universities across the state of Texas. These numbers are very useful when creating a basic estimate for higher education construction. Averages are provided for multiple facility types for both new construction and repair and renovation projects.