MCC Master Plan Construction Update

Supported by the taxpayers of Muskegon County


MCC Science Center

MCC Science Center

MCC Science Center
(opened Fall 2015)





MCC Downtown Center

MCC Downtown Center

MCC Downtown Center
(opening Fall 2017)





MCC Health and Wellness Center

MCC Health and Wellness Center

MCC Health and Wellness Center
(opening Summer 2018)





For more information, contact:

John Selmon, Vice President for Student Services and Administration
Phone: (231) 777-0265 Email:

Gerald Nyland, Director of Physical Plant
Phone: (231) 777-0315  Email:


Building Projects At-a-Glance through September 8, 2016

Science Center –
$9.6 million
Health and Wellness Center & Lakeshore Fitness Center – $14.2 million Downtown Center -$14.27 million Arts and Humanities Center – $9 million
  • $4.6 million – State of Michigan DTMB
  • $4.6 million – millage
  • $400,000 – MCC
  • $6.1 million – millage
  • $5.6 million – Capital Outlay
  • $2.5 million- will seek bond

$12.2 million for H&W, $2 million for LFC

  • $7.2 million – millage
  • $7.07 million – donations, grants (including $2.51 EDA Grant) etc.

$4.1 million MEDC Equipment Only Grant in addition to construction budget

  • $6.1 million – millage
  • $2.9 million -fundraising
  • Architect: Kingscott/BMA
  • Construction: Clark Construction
  • Architect:The Collaborative
  • Construction: Clark Construction
  • Managed Services Firm: Power Wellness
  • Architect: C2AE/MMA/Prein Newhof
  • Construction: Clark Construction
  • Architect: Progressive AE
  • Construction: TBD
Latest Accomplishments
 Project completed on August 24, 2015 Health and Wellness Center

  • Received permission on July 13, 2016 from the State of Michigan Budget Office to proceed with the preliminary planning activities for the Health and Wellness Center project on campus.
  • Received approval from EDA of Clark Construction as the General Contractor for the renovations of the Downtown Center
  • Completed initial programming design concept – 1st draft
Next Steps
Health and Wellness Center

  • Complete schematic design work by November 1, 2016 (includes simulation lab, given new Capital Outlay Grant approval) for the DMTB
  • Seek approval for the DMTB to move forward with construction plans for the project by February 1, 2017
  • Continue developing new academic and athletic programs for the Health and Wellness Center


Lakeshore Fitness Center

  • On hold for now
  •  Secure building permits from City of Muskegon to start construction work by August 15, 2016
  • Continue Arts and Humanities Planning Team meetings, starting September 16 through schematic design and design development phase.
Remaining Timeline
Health and Wellness Center

  • April 2017: Anticipated construction start for the Health and Wellness Center
  • June 2018: Complete new Health and Wellness Center addition and renovations of existing gym.
  • Anticipate Fall of 2017 project completed and handed over to owner. College may have to consider a later move-in date than start of classes due to the length of EDA reviews.
  • Price, bid out and contract the construction company in late March and April 2017 for a May 1, 2017 start date.
  • Winter 2018: Renovation completed.