Muenster University Center
University of South Dakota
Vermillion, South Dakota
architect - Charles Rose Architects
photographer - John Linden
A 70,000 sf student center including a ballroom, book store, cafeteria and multi-purpose areas. Long-span trusses are used at the book store and ballroom to create large, column-free spaces. Rammed aggregate pier foundations were used in lieu piles for cost savings.