North Carolina Central University, On-Campus Student Housing – George Street
Corvias Campus Solutions
Location – Durham, NC
Architect: Vines Architecture
The new on-campus student housing project is a mixed-use complex featuring student housing as well as retail amenities. The developer led project consists of 3 separate buildings, Chidley, George, and Lawson, for a total of 375,000 sf, 323 units, 1276 total beds, with common and retail spaces. Two existing buildings were demolished as part of the project. This project is one of the first to be delivered as a P3, design-build contract for the UNC System.
The second building in the student housing complex, George Street replaces Baynes Hall on campus. A total of 97,650 sf,406 beds, this new student housing brings residence and amenities together to offer the best in on campus living. The additional beds will also allow the University to implement its new sophomore live-on requirement.