Specifications include, but are not limited to: 1. Create a best-in-class multi-purpose arena and shopping spaces that are flexible,
functional, efficient, cost effective and sustainable.
2. Provide for the design, permitting, development, and construction of the New Arena with
minimal University financial participation.
3. Include all of the necessary improvements to serve as the home arena for the ASU hockey programs
(both for games and practices) and include at a minimum:
5,000 spectator seating
Seven (7) total locker rooms, including one (1) home team suite (for 30 players)
Six (6) auxiliary locker rooms
Amenities including merchandise and concessions that are on par with other best-in-class
NCAA arenas of similar size.
Projected opening for the 2022- 2023 hockey season.
4. ASU is setting aside up to 10 acres in the Novus Innovation Corridor for the development
of a multi-purpose arena and supporting spaces. The land acreage used for the proposed
project will be subject to the Novus economic model and design approval process.