From the early 1960’s to present day 2010, WYAC has provided sustainable and timeless landscape designs for the sprawling UCSD campus. From early campus master planning to the layout and design of the original Muir and Revelle colleges to individual academic and research buildings, to student housing and dining facilities to UCSD’s satellite medical facility – Thornton Hospital, the firm’s designs can be seen, enjoyed and appreciated just about everywhere on campus.

For over 50 years Wimmer Yamada and Caughey has been privileged to work on the design and implementation of many UCSD campus projects most notably including:

  • School of Medicine
  • Central Library Addition
  • Muir and Revelle Colleges
  • Warren College Housing
  • Engineering Building Unit II
  • Institute of Geophysics & Planetary Physics
  • Masterplan for the East Campus Medical Facilities and the Science and Research Park
  • Thornton Hospital
  • Shiley Eye Center
  • The Perlman Center
  • Science and Research Park & the Terrace Mall
  • Muir Student Apartments and Dining Facility
  • Biology Field Station

San Diego, CA
1960 to present
University of California San Diego
Citation for outstanding contribution in Design - AIA San Diego Chapter 1988, Honorable Mention - Planning Commission of San Diego ( Panda Awards) 1988
UCSD Campus

UCSD Campus