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Higher Education Capital Outlay Manual (HECOM)

HECOM 2nd Ed. Revision VI - current edition

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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 12th 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 12th Edition will go in effect May 14, 2018.

Facility Design Guidelines 12th Edition – April 2018 12th Edition Change Log – April 2018
Appendix C: Elevators
Appendix F: Locksets and Access Control
Facility Design Guidelines (Legacy) 11th Edition with 2016 Amendments
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