HUB Addition & Renovation Project
The Green Roof will be opening soon. Stay tuned for details!
Our new conference rooms and spaces are now reservable through the Events Management Office and through Virtual EMS
Weekly Project Reports
We are pleased to share with you these archived progress updates:
The addition and renovation project to the Hetzel Union Building (HUB) was presented for approval at the Board of Trustees meeting on May 3, 2013. The project included:
• New seating and lounge space
• Additional meeting and multi-purpose rooms
• New THON merchandise store
• Renovated Bookstore and Food Court
• Relocated retail venues, including:
- id+ Office
- PNC Bank
- Penn State Federal Credit Union
- AT&T Store
- Copy Central
Penn State's Board of Trustees approved the project on May 3, 2013. Construction began in May 2013 and was completed in May 2015.
In preparation for the project, site work on the HUB Lawn began on April 8, 2013 for the installation of temporary units to house the Bookstore from June 2013 - July 2014 while their existing space was being renovated. The Bookstore remained open for business with the exception of a brief weekend period during the move.