An artist's illustration of a campus commons lawn with a circular pillared structure in the middle.

*Conceptual view of the Executive Plaza Development Opportunity. Renderings are conceptual and subject to change. All projects are subject to the approval of The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees.

2017: Acquisition

58-acres of contiguous land known as Executive Plaza was purchased under Dr. Altenkirch. The land sits immediately adjacent to UAH’s campus and was identified as a strategic expansion opportunity for the University.

2019: Planning

Perkins&Will was engaged by the University to explore the AOP with the Executive Plaza site and create a unique college-town experience for UAH.

2021: Demolition

UAH partnered with the City of Huntsville to demolish the remaining existing structures to make way for new development.

2023: Due Diligence

Rieth Jones Advisors and PFM Financial Advisors were engaged by the University to complete due diligence through market sounding, a market and demand study, and financial feasibility analysis.

2024: Procurement

Following conversations with UAH, the University of Alabama System, and City of Huntsville stakeholders, the University is excited to launch its Executive Plaza Development Request for Qualifications (“RFQ”) for a Master Developer. Qualified respondents are encouraged to reach out to the listed contacts listed in the RFQ with any questions following a detailed review of the materials.

Request the RFQ

Early 2025: Partner Selection

Additional details to come.