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Texas Tech University System

Phone:(806) 742-2116
Email: fpc@ttu.edu

Mailing Address:
Box 42014
Lubbock, TX 79409

Physical Address:
1508 Knoxville Avenue., Ste. 103
Lubbock, TX 79409

Talkington Res Hall & The Commons Facility

Project #:10-05
Detailed Status:Project Closed
Building Gross Sq. Ft:198,500
Campus:TTU Lubbock
Location:1803 Boston Ave
Board Approved Budget: $47,000,000
Adjusted Budget: $47,000,000
Final Cost: $46,892,790
Construction Start Date:04.13.2011
Project Completion:07.23.2012
Project Team
Program Director:Ross John Narvaeth
Contractor:Austin Commercial
Design Professionals:BOKA Powell
CM Agent:N/A
Artist:Studio Art's Desire; Michael Stutz
Art Title:"Transitions"; "Four Faces"
Construction of a 178,000 SF new building for the University Student Housing & Hospitality Services at the corner of 19th Street and Boston Ave. The Talkington Residence hall holds 508 bed suite style residential units including CA suites, staff offices, multipurpose rooms and study areas at each floor. In addition, a 20,500SF, The Commons, Dining Facility sits adjacent to the residence hall.