The Northern Kentucky University Student Success Center is designed to be an engaging student-centered environment located in a vibrant and collective space. The departments with the most direct impact on student’s academic success must work together and collaborate in order to successfully address students' academic, business and technical needs. These spaces COST PER SQ FT$148.00FEATURED IN2014 Educational InteriorsINTERIOR CATEGORYStudent Centers/Service Areas the Bursar's office, Financial Aid office, Registrar's office, Central Student Advisory offices and career development offices, all of which already have a strong work-related synergy. Combined with an IT “Genius Bar”, a central student printing area, group study and casual lounge spaces, this Student Success Center creates a communicative and educationally focused space where students gather to fully engage in their collegiate learning experience. This reorganization of space, modernization of amenities and integration of the NKU brand throughout the building not only addresses students’ needs as efficiently and effectively as possible, but also creates an atmosphere where students want to spend their time. This ensures more students increase their financial and academic success and ultimately results in higher attendance rates for the university.