Roy Anderson Corp was the apparent low bidder on the new UMMC School of Medicine. The new five story, 151,569 square-foot building will provide state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratories as well as amphitheaters, small group rooms, study space, administrative offices, student lounges/lockers/mail boxes, simulation suite, ACLS training suite, clinical skills assessment suite, multipurpose labs, and a retail food vendor. The new School of Medicine will connect to the Learning Resource center. The new space will increase the incoming class sizes from 135 students per year to more than 165. The new School of Medicine is scheduled for completion in 2016.