College of the Desert

December 6, 2011 – College of the Desert Communication Building Breaks Ground – Groundbreaking celebrations for the College of the Desert Communication Building were held on December 6th.  The completion date is anticipated in Spring of 2013. Planned as a two-story, 39,880 square foot facility, this Communication and Humanities building will house 24 classrooms, 4 computer classrooms, faculty offices, meeting rooms and ancillary spaces. Consistent with the College’s commitment to sustainability, this building is targeted for LEED Gold Certification, and participated in Savings by Design, with the Southern California Edison Electric Company Energy Efficiency Program.