Educational Projects

We draw on our decades of global experience designing schools, colleges, and universities to create learning environments that are forward-thinking and support student success.

 
Educational Expertise

  • Secondary Schools
  • University Buildings
  • University Master Plans
  • International Schools
Peddie School Athletic Center

Peddie School Athletic Center

Project Type Services The Ian H. Graham Athletic Center was completed in 1975 and had reached its functional obsolescence in meeting both safety and competitive athletic standards. A $40 million renovation called for a new 35-meter pool and natatorium addition,...

Solebury School Athletic Center

Solebury School Athletic Center

Project Type Services The Solebury School, a private coed boarding and day school for grades seven through twelve, occupies a 99-acre farm near the banks of the Delaware River. Hillier helped the Solebury School develop its campus master plan with the goal of...

Peddie School Annenberg Science Center

Peddie School Annenberg Science Center

Project Type Services The Peddie School selected Hillier to design the 42,000-square-foot Walter and Leonore Annenberg Science Center. The building features teaching labs for chemistry, biology, and physics, and incorporates two innovative Special Projects rooms,...

Studio Hillier LLC is an interdisciplinary design firm in Princeton New Jersey, co-founded in 2011 by Partners Barbara A. Hillier, AIA and J. Robert Hillier, FAIA, PP.

 

Together for more than thirty years, we form the backbone of a vibrant, growing, full service design studio that has the depth of experience and design talent to take on any challenge.

 

Studio Hillier is located in the heart of the historic Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood in Princeton, New Jersey and operates out of a converted machine shop and warehouse.

Our Proven Design Process

 

Discover

The process begins with spending time with our team where together we assemble inspiration images, conduct lifestyle interviews, define the premise of the project, and ultimately, discover a path to completion.

 

Design

Our team will explore residential design solutions using 2D sketching, 3D modeling, and BIM technologies to develop a thoughtful and suitable scheme.

 

Engineering

We collaborate with a group of engineers specialized in residential architecture to develop the construction documents necessary for permitting and construction. We make sure all the details and coordination proceed in a timely manner, and maintain the architectural and design integrity of the project.

 

Pre-Construction

We are partnering with the best construction experts in the area. We help you to choose a professional contractor and ensure a good working relationship.

 

Building permits

We are able to efficiently navigate the complex permitting process to get the project off the ground.