evo at Cira Centre South | Philadelphia, PA

evo Cira Center

Campus Crest Communities is currently in the design process of a high-rise residential student housing that will serve University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University students. The building will include ground level retail sales and restaurants, though the specifics are undetermined at this point.

IBE Role

IBE has provided guidance through sustainability research and consulting, facilitation of the integrated design process, and LEED documentation.


  • High performance envelope - primary focus on load reduction, optimal HVAC, and lighting in response to envelope
  • Reduce domestic hot water load
    Optimize energy performance of HVAC and lighting
  • Indoor water use efficiency

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Certification: Seeking LEED Gold
Project Type: Residential & Mixed-Use
Owner: Brandywine Realty Trust & Campus Crest Communities
Architect: Erdy McHenry Architecture, LLC
Consulting Partner: Praxis, Inc.