The Parrington Hall project will; (1) Upgrade mechanical, electrical, information technology and lighting systems and modernize Parrington Hall to current University facility educational standards. (2) Create learning environments that support collaboration, active learning, flexibility, and faculty innovation. (3) Create space that fosters student engagement with peers, faculty and staff, and builds academic community. (4) Reflect the school’s commitment to sustainability and stewardship for one of the oldest, most iconic buildings on Seattle campus. (5) Create a building that will be useful well into the future, accommodating emerging campus standards for density.