Prairie Place Residence Hall at Governors State University
ARCHITECT: FGM Architects, Inc.
LOCATION: University Park, IL
Prairie Place, the first on-campus residence at Governors State University, opened in the Fall of 2014. The project is a 300 bed student housing complex, consisting of 78 residential units. The building area is approximately 82,000 gsf. There are 2 communal kitchens and lounges per floor. The building is 3 stories tall. The framing consists primarily of wood trusses and wood bearing walls.