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  • 1,334 acres (1,120 Centennial Campus + 214 Centennial Biomedical Campus)
  • Office/lab space leases available
  • Wet lab and office incubator space available
  • Building sites available through land lease for build-to-suit options
  • At present:
    • 1,600 corporate and government employees
    • 1,350 university faculty, staff and post-docs
    • 3,400 university students
    • 600 middle school students
    • 60 housing residents
  • Projected at build-out:
    • 12,500 corporate and government employees
    • 12,500 university faculty, staff, post-docs and students
    • 7,000 housing residents
    • 600 middle school students
    • 2,400 support services personnel


  • 61 corporate and government partners 
  • 73 NC State research centers, institutes, laboratories and department units
  • 250 students and 200 faculty involved with Centennial Campus partners


  • $620 million invested in facilities and infrastructure to date
  • 2.7 million sq. ft. of space constructed in 25 major buildings
  • Three additional buildings under construction, totaling 500,000 square feet
  • Five more projects approved for construction totaling 660,000 square feet
  • First sustainable “green” building opened in 2005
  • Proposed executive conference center, hotel and golf course
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