Arthur Andersen & Co. Center for Professional Education, Phase I
St. Charles, IL. Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill, Architect of Record

Rear facade of Dining Hall and Commons. Earlier 1972 SOM dormitory building is seen in the background.

Summary: Mr. Yatt served as project job captain for this $30 million expansion of a corporate campus in St. Charles, IL. The project included 402 dormitories, a classroom/conference building, and dining and kitchen facilities. Mr. Yatt directed the work of an architectural staff of 18, and coordinated in-house engineers and specifications writers as part of a management team that included a project manager, studio head and studio technical coordinator, and a project senior designer.

The project received the Gold Medal of the Illinois-Indiana Masonry Council for its use and detailing of limestone and brick


Interior of Commons


Main Facade of Dining Hall, Commons, and Dormitories