History

The University Center, an 18-story building, was built between 2002 and 2004 in collaboration with DePaul and Roosevelt Universities and Robert Morris College, houses more than 1,700 students and is one of the largest multi-school residence halls in the country. In addition to street level retail establishments, the center provides student residents with a food court, a rooftop garden, and a workout facility.


Quick Facts

  • Name: The University Center
  • Address: 525 South State Street
  • Size: 700,000 square feet
  • Architect: Antunovich Associates
  • Original Name: The Superdorm
  • Acquired by College: 2004
  • Original Building Type: New construction