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Saint Louis University Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Building

Construction for a new Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering (ISE) building  is underway on Saint Louis University's campus. 

ISE Building

An artist's rendering of the new ISE building at Saint Louis University.

The 90,000-square-foot, three-story structure is expected to be complete in summer 2020.

See the ISE Building Construction Webcam

Featuring innovative teaching environments and flexible lab spaces, the building is expected to be a place where students and faculty learn, collaborate and experiment together.

The building will be an inviting space where science is on display."

— Michelle Sabick, Ph.D., Parks College of Engineering, Aviation & Technology Dean 

SLU ISE Building Features

The new Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering will include:

  • New teaching lab spaces to support bioinformatics, biology, biomedical engineering, chemistry, neuroscience and computer science courses that support all science, engineering, nursing and health science majors at SLU
  • 10,000 square feet in new research space
  • Active learning classroom that can seat up to 210
  • Formal and informal collaboration and gathering spaces
  • A research computing and data visualization support center
  • A large, three-story atrium

SLU plans to seek LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the new building.