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Higher Education Capital Outlay Manual (HECOM)

For the latest version of the HECOM and most recent revisions, please refer to UVA Facilities Management's HECO Manual page.

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Facility Design Guidelines

The University of Virginia Facility Design Guidelines are posted below. Application will be consistent with CPSM clause 700A.3.1 and the HECOM clause 7A.1.3.1 under the "code implementation" section.

The 13th Edition of the Facility Design Guidelines were updated to reflect changes in University policy and incorporate suggestions from University of Virginia personnel and clients. A summary of the significant changes are posted in Adobe Acrobat PDF format below. The 13th Edition will go in effect December 31, 2021.

Send comments and suggestions to fdg-suggestions@virginia.edu

Facility Design Guidelines 13th Edition – December 2021 13th Edition Change Log – December 2021
Appendix C: Elevators
Appendix F: Locksets and Access Control
Facility Design Guidelines (Legacy) 12th Edition – April 2018
Appendix C: Elevators
Appendix F: Locksets and Access Control
Appendix G: Green Building Standards
BAS Controls Available on the UVA Facilities Management website
Fire System Device Inventory Form Fire System Device Inventory Form
Sprinkler Inventory Form Sprinkler Inventory Form
Basis of Design Narrative and Systems Checklist (Former HECOM Appendix A) Basis of Design Narrative and Systems Checklist