Planning and Construction Projects


Projects in Design:

(Website Under Construction)

The Edgar Mine located in Idaho Springs recieved a grant to improve the infrastructure, including the road and utilities as well as design of a new classroom building and Dry building

  • Traditional Halls Renovation - contact Robert Lee

Morgan and Randall have been upgraded; look for similar upgrades to Thomas and Bradford in the Summer 2016


Projects Under Construction:

    •  Ben H. Parker Student Center - contact Robert Lee

The Ben H. Parker Student Center has undergone a major renovation to approximately 60-percent of the building. All of the west wing has been renovated to include a larger bookstore, a remodeled kitchen and food court. In the east wing, the current bookstore and Digger Den will be renovated to include spaces for several student organizations. Construction is to be completed Spring Semester 2016.


Projects Recently Completed:

  •  Elm Residence and Dining Hall - Now serving the entire campus, Mines Market, within Elm Hall, is a 600 seat two level dining room serving fresh, healthy, traditional and international options throughout.



  • Korell Athletic Center & Marv Kay Stadium at Campbell Field - The Athletic Center which includes North and South buildings, a soccer/track building and concessions.


  • Starzer Welcome Center - Houses Student Admissions, Alumnit Association and the Mines Foundation.

CPC Directory

Capital Planning and Construction
1801 19th Street
Golden, CO 80401
Main (303)273-3568
FAX: (303)273-3534


Chris Cocallas, AIA

Director of Capital Planning and Construction

Campus Architect



Mike Bowker, PE

Associate Director



Kathy Burris

Business and Operations Manager



Robert Lee, AIA




Rita Kowalski

Department Assistant



Susan Miner, AIA




Denise Kincaid

Contract Administrator



Gordon Thomson

Construction Project Manager