Building Abbreviations

The building codes in the column "Abbreviation" were adopted in May 2003 to consolidate three different sets of codes. If you are preparing marketing materials that include building names, please refer to USD's writing standards.

Academic and Administrative Buildings

Abbreviation
Building Name
HC
Author E. and Marjorie A. Hughes Administration Center
AV
Avila (in Alcalá Park West)
BA
Barcelona (in Alcalá Park West)
BEC
Belanich Engineering Center
FBA
Bert & Patti Degheri Football Office Complex
BINR
Beyster Institute for Nursing Research
MH
Bishop Leo T. Maher Hall
CFC
Bosley Cafe and Fitness Center
CH
Camino Hall
CUP
Central Utility Plant
CO
Coronado (in Alcalá Park West)
CPS
Cushman Place Storage (1,2,3)
DAC
Degheri Alumni Center
SCST
Donald P. Shiley Center for Science and Technology
MACH
Douglas F. Manchester Hall
DU
Durango (in Alcalá Park West)
UC
Ernest & Jean Hahn University Center
FMA
Facilities Management Administration
FMS
Facilities Management Services
FMP
Facilities Management Shops
FMW
Facilities Management Warehouse
FH
Founders Hall
GH
Guadalupe Hall
HSN
Hahn School of Nursing
CL
Helen K. and James S. Copley Library
JCP
Jenny Craig Pavilion
KIPJ
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
PLRC
Katherine M. and George M. Pardee Jr. Legal Research Center
LH
Loma Hall
MK
Main Kiosk
MPS
Main Parking Structure
MCD
Manchester Family Child Development Center
MVT
Manchester Valley Trailer
MX
Mata'yuum Crossroads
MAX
Morena Annex (former Witherow property)
MRH
Mother Rosalie Hill Hall
OH
Olin Hall
PS
Print Shop/Procurement
SHH
Sacred Heart Hall
SH
Saints Tekakwitha & Serra Hall
SC
Sports Center
SCW
Sports Center Weight Room
SLP
Student Life Pavilion
IM
The Immaculata
TSF
Torero Stadium Field House
TSP
Torero Stadium Press Box
TSV
Torero Stadium VIP Boxes
WH
Warren Hall
WK
West Kiosk
WPS
West Parking Structure
WSF
West Storage Facility (former Coke property)

Residences

Abbreviation
Building Name
CA
Casa de Alcalá (President's house)
CLP
Casa de la Paz

Residence Halls

Abbreviation
Building Name
Often called
AVA
Alcalá Vista Apartments
The Vistas
MH
Bishop Leo T. Maher Hall
Maher
BOR
Borrego Hall (1520)
Borrego
CH
Camino Hall
Camino
CUY
Cuyamaca Hall (1506/1508)
Cuyamaca
MV1
Douglas F. & Elizabeth C. Manchester Village #1 (1714)
Manchester
MV2
Douglas F. & Elizabeth C. Manchester Village #2 (1720)
Manchester
FH
Founders Hall
Founders
LAG
Laguna Hall (1502/1504)
Laguna
PAL
Palomar Hall (1510/1512)
Palomar
PTA
Presidio Terrace Apartments
The PTs
SAP
San Antonio de Padua (1624)
The Bahias, SAPs
SBV
San Buenaventura Hall
San Buen
SDG
San Diego (5927/5933/5939)
SFE
San Fernando (5909/5915/5921)
SFR
San Francisco (5975/5981)
SGB
San Gabriel (5963/5969)
SJO
San José (5951)
SJC
San Juan Capistrano Hall
San Juan
SLO
San Luis Obispo Hall
San Luis
SMA
San Miguel Archangel Hall
San Miguel
SRA
San Rafael Hall
San Raf
SIZ
Santa Inez (5957)
UTA
University Terrace Apartments
UTAs
UTA1
University Terrace Apartments #1 (1301)
UTAs
UTA2
University Terrace Apartments #2 (1309)
UTAs
UTA3
University Terrace Apartments #3 (1317)
UTAs
UTA4
University Terrace Apartments #4 (1325)
UTAs
UTA5
University Terrace Apartments #5 (1333)
UTAs
UTA6
University Terrace Apartments #6 (1341)
UTAs
UTA7
University Terrace Apartments #7 (1349)
UTAs
UTA8
University Terrace Apartments #8 (1357)
UTAs
MSA
Valley Residence A
The Valley
MSB
Valley Residence B
Mission B