East Hall, Jefferson Community College

Watertown, NY

This design-build project consisted of a 95,000 square foot, four-story, 298 bed residence hall and the related site work on the campus of the Jefferson Community College. The building is ā€œLā€ shaped, with two four story wings merging with a single story common area. The unit types in the building include 220 doubles, 78 singles in 5 different suite style apartments. The commons area includes community space for the students, lounges, classrooms, a computer lab, meeting room, storage, and office space. Students moved into the building in August for the 2014-2015 academic year.

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Mach Architecture

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Since this was the first venture for the College into Housing, Purcell Construction worked with the College, sharing their experience and expertise to provide us with an excellent product on time and within budget. Time for completion was critical, and Purcell delivered. I highly recommend Purcell Construction without reservation. They are committed to providing the best project possible and working with their clients to ensure satisfaction.