Case Study: Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland

The Challenge The Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland, Ohio have been serving the people of northeast Ohio since 1850. When their existing 250,000-sq. ft. motherhouse was opened in 1955, it housed up to 200 sisters. Having served the sisters for over 50 years, it became evident that this motherhouse could no longer serve the life and mission of the sisters. It was too large, and too expensive. Designing and constructing a new Ursuline Residence required weaving together many threads such as finance, health care, building design, [...]