CAMPUS REFURBISHMENT & WAYFINDING

“Last week the college hosted a conference of 70 library staff from all the FE Institutions in East & West Sussex. They were very impressed with the Learning Zones and the library in particular, with the signage and shelving getting many positive comments”.
Steve Williams : Head Librarian Worthing College

“My Business students met with the designers of the Learning Zones and appreciated being asked for their opinions and came back to the class excited about the move to the new college site [the Warren].”
Martin Catling : Director of Business Studies

“Just to let you know the wall vinyls have gone down a storm! we are all so pleased with them”.
Caroline Pickup : Vice Principal

BRIEF/BACKGROUND/
Worthing college relocated to a new site in September 2013. The scheme was a major development of former insurance offices set within 18 acres of campus parkland. Blackpepper won the tender to deliver the interior design schema for the new college including key statement spaces, social and student study areas.

KEY OUTPUTS INCLUDED/

  • corporate rebrand
  • building interior design scheme
  • external and internal signage scheme and information graphics
  • 2 large refectories and coffee outlets
  • 9 multipurpose learning zones
  • library/LRC with bespoke signage scheme

OUTCOMES/

  • record attendance numbers at open days and recruitment events
  • increased applications
  • excellent staff and student satisfaction
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