The Campus Illumination roadmap establishes a guiding vision for exterior lighting on the University of Washington Seattle Campus (UW). The roadmap approach envisions a dramatic decrease in outdoor lighting energy consumption on campus while supporting a comprehensive understanding of sustainability that encompasses the human experience, ecological impact, maintainability and energy efficiency.

Author, University of Washington Landscape Architecture student, Kelly Douglas.


Christopher Meek, University of Washington, Department of Architecture (Faculty Advisor)
Kristine Kenney, University Landscape Architect, Office of the University Architect, University of Washington
Eric Strandberg, Senior Lighting Specialist, Lighting Design Lab
John Jennings, Senior Product Manager, Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Cesar Escobar, GIS Specialist, Facilities Information Library, University of Washington
Jay Dahlstrom, GIS/GPS Specialist, Facilities Services Campus Engineering, University of Washington
Jill Cody, Principal, dark | light design
CJ Brockway, Principal, SparkLab Lighting Design
Lucrecia Blanco, Lead Lighting Designer, Blanca Lighting Design
Daniel Salinas, President, Lighting Systems Designer, Salinas Lighting Consult
Denise Bruya Fong, Principal, Discipline Lead, Lighting, Stantec
Patrick Pirtle, Landscape Architecture Planner, office of the University Architect, University of Washington
Molly Parkan, Campus Sustainability Fund Coordinator, UW Sustainability
UW ARCH 435 Students (2017), Department of Architecture, University of Washington

This report was prepared at the University of Washington’s Integrated Design Lab with core funding from the University of Washington’s Campus Sustainability Fund.