Transform your campus into a sustainable, strategic and financial asset that attracts students, faculty, staff and donors.
Unprecedented competition to attract the best students and faculty. New emphasis from Generation Z for a collaborative, flexible learning environment and housing choices that encourage personal interaction. Pair these with declining revenue and aging infrastructure, and it’s clear that most colleges and universities are up against some serious challenges with limited resources to address them.
That’s why leading schools are looking to alternative ways to fund development projects and creative ways to generate revenue. And that’s where we come in. JLL is a leader in helping colleges and universities uncover innovative solutions to address their biggest challenges and achieve financial and recruitment goals. From securing private-public partnerships to finance development projects that produce revenue, to reducing operating costs through outsourced facility management—and everything in between—we’ve got you covered.
Our Higher Education services:
Portfolio advisory & master planning
Real estate valuation
Public private partnerships
Financial advisory & capital markets
Transactions, brokerage & lease administration
Project & development management
Sustainability & energy services
Threats of increased regulatory oversight, aging infrastructure, outdated manual processes and rising transportation and housing costs are creating a war of priorities on campus.
Cost containment versus capital investment.
But this doesn’t have to be an either/or proposition any longer.
Universities are completing ambitious revitalization projects, turning dilapidated spaces into mixed-use, live-work-play neighborhoods. Two institutions share how they took their initial vision and turned it into a community success. JLL’s Herman Bulls, Ohio State University’s Amanda Hoffis and Georgia Institute of Technology’s Steven Swant have more.
Read their stories
Leverage your college or university's real estate portfolio to generate income, elevate your brand and meet your development objectives.
Getting your school's fair share of reimbursement from the federal government for sponsored science and engineering research on campus isn't easy.
Needing a partner to help them establish a real technology road map, the school worked to address its lack of insight into current tools and data and the need for resource alignment, building a strong business case for future budgetary funding.
It's hovering at its lowest point in over 15 years – compared to a near full recovery of all industries combined.
Different strategies took the stage at the National Association of College and University Business Officers' annual meeting.
Some universities are making off-campus facilities assets work to their advantage.
We share your commitment to sustainability in support of your institution’s mission and operational objectives.
According to the Princeton Review, nearly two-thirds of prospective students value a commitment to sustainability when choosing a school. See the latest schools to sign the Carbon Commitment Charter.
Join us for your chance to hear directly from industry experts on the latest trends in energy and sustainability, including energy monitoring, smart grid/smart buildings and advanced lighting strategies.