Athens , GA
Bed & Unit Counts
427 Units - 1,220 Beds
Four building community known as East Campus Village entails a square feet of 510,115 in housing, common, circulation and service areas
As UGA’s first public private venture, East Campus Village features fully furnished apartment units which serve as a new unit type to the on-campus housing o ering
Building design involves enclosed and conditioned corridors with a high efficiency centralized mechanical and plumbing systems and a common area program of a 24-hour service desk, central laundry and mail, resident manager’s apartments as well as numerous common gathering areas highlighted by the signature Fireside Lounge.
The project site was developed on a large commuter parking lot and required the inclusion of an adjacent 850 space parking deck.
A Flagship dining facility of approximately 56,500 square feet, Village Commons, was created as a component of the project and includes a two- story design with multiple food concepts and uses to include the “Village Summit” full service meal plan, Cyber Café highlighting multiple cash and carry food concepts, and a convenience store. The Commons also provide much needed commissary space for the university. Parking services offices were included as well.