Joliet Junior College City Center


Joliet, Illinois


Joliet Junior College


Demonica Kemper Architects


  • Six-story
  • 96,000 sq. ft.
  • Fully operating restaurant


This project was a build-out of the core and shell of the Joliet Junior College City Center Campus building. The six-story, 96,000 sq. ft. structure houses the Culinary Arts program. This program is recognized as one of the premier culinary training programs in the nation and is known around the world as the leader in culinary education. This program is also accredited by the American Culinary Federation. A significant feature of this new building is that it’s a fully operating restaurant that is ran by the culinary program, and is open to the public.