This three story building has many unique features. There is terrazzo flooring in the lower level and first floor. The building has an attractive exterior with brick and cast stone panels at the building front and an ISU-themed color clay tile roof. In the first floor lobby, there are high-end wood panels and trims. The building includes administrative offices, tutoring spaces, conference rooms and student lounge areas. The exterior also features ornamental fence panels, architectural exterior concrete stairs, handrails, and a concrete retaining wall to the north.
Hixson Lied Student Success Center
The cast stone and brick exterior along with the school colors patterned on the roof of the building, give a stately yet welcoming appearance to this building nestled in the midst of residence halls at Iowa State University. Tall windows provided ample natural lighting.
Open common spaces with natural light from multi-level windows and an inviting stairway.
Hixson Lied Study Space
A student lounge area or study space is located expansive windows. Woodruff Construction was the general contractor for this university project in Ames, Iowa.
Hixson Lied Balcony
A view of the open stairs and the upper level balcony overlooking study spaces and enormous windows. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Hixson Lied Exterior
A view of the Hixson-Lied Student Success Center located near the old RCA and Maple-Willow-Larch residence halls on the Iowa State University campus in central Iowa. Woodruff Construction was the general contractor.