UCSD Nuevo East & West Graduate Student Housing
NOVA Services is providing special inspection and materials testing for this addition to the UCSD campus. The 720,857 SF, nine acre Nuevo East project consists of five residential buildings ranging from five to 12-stories with 1,373 student beds in apartments and townhomes. Features include fitness space, administrative offices, multi-purpose rooms, gathering spaces, a public plaza, and community gardens. A sixth building serves as a student wellness and resource center.
The 441,800 SF, 6 acre Nuevo West project consists of 884 graduate student beds and 80 beds for medical center patients and families in one 12-story and one seven-story building, along with a 1,200 space parking structure. Other features include a café, marketplace, activity and study rooms, music practice rooms, a central plaza, community garden, gathering spaces, healing and bouldering gardens, and a rooftop perch.
Both design-build projects are designed to achieve LEED Gold certification.