Project Name: QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY
COMPLETION DATE: August 2010
Student Center/Crescent Hall Dorms
LOCATION: Hamden, CT
CUSTOMER NAME: O & G Industries
ARCHITECT: Centerbrook Architects
The Student Center includes a 500-seat dining hall, a fitness center with spinning and dance studios, six meeting rooms, a large common room with a fireplace and grand staircase, and a balcony with panoramic views spanning north to across Long Island Sound. Inspired by the Rocky Top Lodge that was once on the site at the dawn of the 19th century, the Student Center features a unique architectural design by resembling a lodge with exposed wooden beams and rustic chandeliers to add to its cozy atmosphere. A one-of-a-kind building, this venue will attract students from across the globe.