Student Housing Renewal Initiative, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Allegheny and Brandywine Halls are the first phase of a three-phase Student Housing Renewal Initiative. Following the residential master plan prepared by WTW, phase one will replace all 3,216 beds on campus.
West Chester, PA
The developer-led project, which is the first major upgrade to on-campus student housing in over forty years, provides all suite-style living units in 7 story buildings.
Student life and engagement is enhanced with first floor classrooms and multipurpose rooms, landscaped courtyards, and study lounges on each floor. Advance technology access and individual heating/cooling controls in each room increases student satisfaction.
A highly an energy-efficient geothermal heating/cooling system is just one of the many sustainable features incorporated into the project.
Designed in association with Voith & Mactavish Architects LLP and EdR