Education

As education and the world around it rapidly evolves, so do the needs of students, staff and our communities. Our educational planners work hand in hand with K‑12 and higher-education stakeholders to create learning spaces carefully shaped by their current and future needs. Together, we’ll work to uncover the direction and intent of the educational experience that is right for your community.

Two new Waverly-Shell Rock elementary schools were designed to take the community’s youth into 21st century learning and beyond. The buildings integrate classroom technology to promote a modern-day, educational environment …
Opened in 1976, the Iowa State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) has been housed within the College of Veterinary Medicine buildings. As their caseloads have grown – currently processing over 100,000 diagnostic …
Des Moines University needed a fast turn-around to update office and clinic space. An efficient Discovery process revealed that a renovation of several spaces on campus was needed to better align with the patient care and …
The Hudson school campus evolved over the years with multiple additions, which led to a disjointed, confusing environment. The district was also predicting significant growth in enrollment that needed to be accommodated. …
Sometimes several classrooms or maybe a wing of a school are dedicated to professional skill-building and work-based learning; the Waukee Innovation Learning Center (WILC) took this to a new level. To design a pace-setting …
INVISION worked with Waterloo Community School District and Hoover Elementary School to relocate the front entrance and redefine traffic flow, providing a safer environment with secure building access. By relocating and …
To enhance the identity of their student services on campus and provide an improved experience for recruiting and registering students, the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) project included 26,400sf of interior …
ISU collaborated with INVISION on master planning for ISU’s College of Veterinary Medicine to focus on critical new additions and renovations. The planning efforts resulted in a major re-visioning for the veterinary campus, …
INVISION worked with Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) on their new Industrial Technologies building to meet the needs of an increasing student population interested in industrial trades. As the result of master planning …