University of Minnesota Athlete’s Village

The new 321,000 SF Athletes Village on the east side of the Bierman and Gibson‐Nagurski buildings will support excellence in academics and advanced training practice. The new 194,000 SF Center for Excellence will be a cornerstone of the Athletes Village that will focus on academics, leadership development and nutrition. It will serve as a hub and flagship facility for the entire Athletics Department. Included within the Center for Excellence facility will be a 59,000 SF Basketball Practice Facility. Other facilities include a 91,000 SF Indoor Football Practice Facility, and a 95,000 SF Football Performance Center. Rendering courtesy of BWBR.

Project Details:

NTI professionals are providing special inspection and construction materials testing on this landmark Athletes Village Project for the University of Minnesota. The $113 million Athletes Village will focus on student athlete welfare and development. Serving as a flagship facility of the entire Athletics Department, the Student Athlete Center for Excellence will emphasize academics, leadership development and nutrition. The project also includes a men’s and women’s basketball practice facility, an indoor football practice facility, and a football performance center.


Minneapolis, MN


2016 & 2017

Service provided:

Construction Materials Testing