Lakeside Residence Hall


  • Online energy consumption monitoring system
  • Individual room thermostatic controls
  • Room occupancy lighting sensors
  • Directly-focused room lighting
  • Recyclable flooring materials
  • White thermoplastic material roof

Other energy-efficient features in the building are:The first LEED Silver certified campus building, this 240-bed, 75,000-square-foot residence hall located on the west edge of campus is packed full of energy-efficient amenities that reflects the institute’s commitment to sustainability. There are two wings that extend out at slight angles from a glass-enclosed center corridor. Its northern-facing stairwell also is a wall of glass, and every apartment- or suite-style room has large windows – showcasing that natural day lighting is a central feature of the hall’s design.