Seeking to unite their student body with health and wellness, Carnegie Mellon University is both preserving and enhancing their existing Skibo Gymnasium and building a new Health, Wellness, and Athletics Center funded by Highmark Health. Coming in at 158,000 square-feet, the center will service CMU athletics, as well as hold space for student gyms, offices for Counseling and Psychological Services, and University Health Services.
The Highmark Health and Wellness Center will also service wellness and mindfulness programming, religious and spiritual life activities, and health services. With separate waiting rooms for sick and healthy patients, the health services center is able to provide healthcare to students campus wide. Containing 9 exam rooms and specialized allergy and lab services this upgraded space will ensure students receive the best care possible.