Type: New Construction
Category: University, LEED
Square footage: 108,000
The six-story UALR Residence West Hall is a premier living and learning facility housing 350 incoming freshman.
This facility is composed of two six-story residence halls connected by a two-story lobby. The pod style communities feature furnished double bedrooms, private hall baths, living/dining rooms on each floor as well as study rooms and coin-free washers and dryers. West Hall has an occupancy load of 376 beds. State of the art technology was considered in every aspect of the complex including sustainable systems, security, wireless internet, and real-time utility tracking. The design team utilized input from students, campus administrators, and national college housing experts to produce a premier living/learning facility to support the strategic plan of the university. This facility is LEED Gold Certified.