housing News

Apartment Residence Hall Coming Down, Progress Being Made on Two New Halls

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Demolition is under way at the Apartment Residence Hall, the first phase of the university’s comprehensive housing redevelopment project. The five-year plan calls for replacing several high-rise residence halls with new residence halls and a dining and multipurpose community facility.

WBIR: UT breaks ground on ‘Sorority Village’

WBIR attended the groundbreaking ceremony for UT Knoxville’s Sorority Village. On Sunday, May 1, present and past members of UT sororities broke ground on the new $45 million dollar project along on a stretch of land near Kingston Pike and Neyland Drive. The houses will range from 9,000 to 17,000 square feet with the most expensive costing around $5 million. UT hopes to welcome its first group of residents to Sorority Village in the fall of 2012.

Sorority Women Break Ground Sunday

Sorority women at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will take a big step this weekend as they break ground on the fourteen structures that will make up Sorority Village on Morgan Hill. The ground breaking begins at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the UT Visitors Center on Neyland Drive.