School of Architecture

School of Architecture

Embedded in the heart of Atlanta and situated in a Tier 1 research institution, the Georgia Tech School of Architecture combines research, technology, and design to form a well-rounded, interdisciplinary, future-focused education as students prepare to make an impact on the built environment. 

Upcoming Information Sessions

October 19

B.S. in Architecture Virtual Info Session

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

November 30

B.S. in Architecture Virtual Info Session

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Shaunitra Wisdom poses holds her award alongside Archie Ervin and Keona Lewis.

Shaunitra Wisdom Receives 2021 Diversity Champion Award

Shaunitra Wisdom, academic advisor for the Georgia Tech School of Architecture, was recognized as the 2021 Staff Award Winner at the Diversity Champion Awards. The Diversity Champion Awards recognize members of the faculty, staff, and student body who are advancing the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion within the Georgia Tech community.

Virtual gallery space.

Vernelle A. A. Noel Launches AI Project


Funded through Mozilla’s Creative Media Awards, “Artificial Intelligence + Carnival + Creativity” shows that AI, which has become another source of oppression for historically marginalized communities, can also be harnessed to extend black creativity and joy.

See How We Rank

The 2021 QS World Rankings ranked Georgia Tech #6 in the U.S. for architecture and #23 in the world. Georgia Tech ranks in the the top ten across nine DesignIntelligence focus areas. 

QS World Rankings
The National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial.

Keith Kaseman Discusses 9/11 Pentagon Memorial Design

We asked Keith Kaseman, assistant professor for the School of Architecture, to reflect on his experiences as a co-designer of the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial. In early 2003, Kaseman and Julie Beckman's design was unanimously selected from more than 1,100 entries from 65 countries. The memorial was dedicated on September 11, 2008.

Michael Arad

Architecture Alumnus Reflects On His 9/11 Memorial Design

Michael Arad (M. Arch '99) said he used lessons from School of Architecture professors to guide his design of the 9/11 Memorial and Museum at the World Trade Center site. Twenty years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Arad told Georgia Tech how his design has become a living part of New York City.

School of Architecture Lecture Series

September 8

Mechanicsville 2030

Lecture | Ryan Roark

An introduction to Roark's exhibition at the Atlanta Preservation Center.
September 15

ReDesigning Cities in Science Fiction

Lisa Yaszek and Shaunitra Wisdom

What can urbanists learn from how Sci-Fi authors have imagined cities?
September 22

Connecting the Dots...

Lecture | Herman Howard

Herman Howard will discuss the creation of significant moments in the urban fabric.
September 29

Computers, Craft, and Culture

Lecture | Vernelle A. A. Noel

Vernelle A. A. Noel will discuss creative and critical inquiry into computation design.

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Current students, faculty, and guests on stage at the Equity in Architecture forum in the Reinsch-Pierce Family Auditorium

Our Commitment to Antiracism

As a school, we must take the momentum of this moment and build an antiracist infrastructure.
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Student Work

See our students' work currently exhibited in our 2021 End of Year Show.
Research from Environmental Systems, Spring 2019 Course


Research is a major component of our design studios and courses. See our areas of specialization.
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