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WILL SIMON/THE HOYA | After inspections conducted last week revealed structural weaknesses of the Alumni Square roof, Georgetown decided to relocate approximately 85 residents to the Georgetown Hotel and Conference Center.

Alumni Square Roof Raises Safety Concerns, GU Relocates Residents

About 85 students are being relocated from their top-floor apartments in Alumni Square to the Georgetown Hotel and Conference Center this week after university administrators informed them about potential structural issues in their apartment roofs Monday morning. The university decided to relocate students after a structural engineering firm conducted roof[Read More…]

by February 13, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Expunge Pervasive Mold

Mold has invaded hundreds of dorms already this year, posing serious health risks to students. After years of half-measures and incomplete solutions, Georgetown University must treat this problem as the severe hazard it is. This semester, Georgetown students have seen their health worsened by mold in their dormitories, and the[Read More…]

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Editorial

EDITORIAL: Increase Maintenance Staff

Health and safety issues in Georgetown University student housing go unaddressed by the Office of Planning and Facilities Management for far too long. To address the deplorable conditions of its facilities, Georgetown must hire more facilities and maintenance employees. Mice and rats bring the risk of disease into dorm rooms;[Read More…]

by April 20, 2018 1 comment Editorial

HURT: Housing From Hell

by March 21, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Tour Previews New Northeast Triangle Hall

Tour Previews New Northeast Triangle Hall

Students and administrators celebrated the topping off of the Northeast Triangle Residence Hall Wednesday with guided tours of the building, which revealed its interior to the public for the first time. The residence hall is expected to include rooms for 225 students, the majority of whom will be sophomores. Construction[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Hotel Rooms Converted Into Student Housing

Hotel Rooms Converted Into Student Housing

One hundred and forty students moved into the second and third floors of the Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center, which has been converted into temporary student housing for the 2015-2016 academic year, last week. Seventy-nine percent of the hotel’s residents are sophomores, while 15 percent are juniors and six[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
In Sudden Shift, University Opts for On-Campus Housing

In Sudden Shift, University Opts for On-Campus Housing

Ryan and Mulledy halls will be repurposed as student residences, a plan that, along with Northeast Triangle Residence Hall, would meet the university’s requirement to house an additional 385 students on campus by fall 2015. Northeast Triangle is anticipated to house 225 students. Ryan and Mulledy halls, the former Jesuit residence in Dahlgren Quadrangle that has been[Read More…]

by November 3, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Housing, OCAF Shift to Student Affairs

The Office of Student Housing and the Office of Campus Activity Facilities will be shifted from the jurisdiction of the Office of Planning and Facilities to that of the Office of Student Affairs beginning July 1, consolidating all student space within Student Affairs. By consolidating space formerly owned by disparate[Read More…]

by May 9, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Nevils Renovations Will Target Remaining Asbestos

Major renovations to the Nevils apartment complex this summer will include the removal of asbestos from the building, according to Vice President for Facilities and Student Housing Karen Frank. “It’s going to be quite an extensive renovation,” Frank said. Asbestos that remains in the building will be removed during the[Read More…]

by April 15, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

New Web Site Eases Student Housing Search

As students set off to find affordable off-campus housing in the area, a new initiative by the D.C. Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs aims to help potential tenants of basement apartments find their match. By heading to rentmydcbasement.com, owners can access helpful resources regarding leasing, such as instructions on[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments City News, News