Oakland Hall

Oakland Hall

This nine story building will house more than 700 students in the North Campus Community, making it the largest residential facility on campus. Oakland Hall’s green features will include:

  • The implementation of recycled construction materials in the creation of the building
  • The use of low emitting materials such as: adhesives, sealants, paints, coatings and carpets
  • The installation of Energy-Star appliances and equipment
  • A solar reflective roof surface to reduce the summer heat island effect and lower the air conditioning energy usage
  • A water efficient landscaping system through the use of native plants
  • The application of dual-flow toilets and low-flow shower heads
  • A lighting control system as well as energy efficient lighting fixtures
  • The use of “green” cleaning products to be used by all housekeeping staff
  • Easy to access recycling containers on each floor