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Laffere Renovation logoCurious how the renovation of Lafferre Hall is going? Keep up-to-date on the construction status below.

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Renovation progresses as safety record upholds

From the outside, the Lafferre Hall renovation is starting to look a lot like the architectural artist’s renderings. Work is progressing smoothly and the renovation project is still on schedule.

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Slideshow: ‘Topping Out’ ceremony

The University of Missouri College of Engineering held a “Topping Out” ceremony March 14 to celebrate the final beam placed in the Lafferre Hall renovation.


Tuesday, November 1, 2015

Lafferre Renovation Trivia

Win prizes and learn more about engineering’s construction project with Lafferre Renovation Trivia. Click to find this month’s trivia question, as well as rules and prizes.

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Intern gets inside look at Lafferre Hall renovation

John Morrison’s summer internship has yielded firsthand experience and also a lot of satisfaction from taking part in a major change to Mizzou’s campus and his home college.

Friday, July 17th, 2015

Photo gallery: Lafferre Hall demolition July 2015

Take a look at the progress on the Lafferre Hall renovation from July 2015.

Map overviewing Lafferre construction area.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Building Update: Campus facilities outlines building access points

University of Missouri Campus Facilities has outlined the areas in and around Lafferre Hall to be affected by the renovation. See Campus Facilities’ map for the entire construction fence area, as well as suggested ADA accessible routes for the 1893 building.

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Groundbreaking officially kicks off Lafferre Hall project

Officials from the University of Missouri, UM System and MU College of Engineering joined members of the Missouri Legislature and other luminaries for a groundbreaking ceremony on April 13 at Lafferre Hall.


Monday, April 6th, 2015

Building update: Relocation nearing an end, groundbreaking scheduled

Renovation work continued to ramp up this last month, with plenty of pieces and people moving. A campus groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for April 13.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Building Update: Input ongoing, demolition on schedule

The Lafferre Hall Reconstruction Planning Committee meetings will allow faculty, staff and students the opportunity to share input about areas that will serve their needs.


Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Building Update: IMSE preps move for Lafferre reconstruction

The IMSE Department will temporarily call Engineering Building North home while the area that currently houses the department is demolished and rebuilt as part of the Lafferre Reconstruction.


Monday, January 26th, 2015

Building Update: Phase one complete

Construction on Lafferre Hall is on schedule. The first phase of the replacement of the 1935 and 1944 additions is completed. All offices have been moved, and only two labs remain on the second floor.