In this Building:
Dedicated in 2004, Shelby Hall is one of UA’s largest academic buildings with more than 200,000 square feet. The pentagon-shaped hall is one of the most sophisticated campus science facilities in the nation and is home of the department of chemistry and UA research coalitions and centers in transportation, geosciences, energy, biosciences, chemical and material sciences.
Shelby Hall has more than 70 research labs, five teaching labs, three theater-style lecture halls, 40 offices for faculty and professional staff, and 80 offices for graduate students. In addition, an on-site glass blowing facility creates glassware for use in research projects.
Engineering research areas in Shelby Hall include software engineering.