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UC Davis Releases Environmental Review for Long Range Development Plan

April 13, 2018

The University of California, Davis has released an updated Long Range Development Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR). The DEIR assesses the potential environmental impacts of the proposed LRDP along with new housing projects and is available for public comment through 5 p.m., May 29.

Regents Committee Approves Emerson Hall Replacement, Hears Update on Campus Housing

March 13, 2018

The University of California Regents’ Finance and Capital Strategies Committee yesterday (March 14) approved the budget and design for replacement of Emerson Hall, a residence hall at the University of California, Davis. They also received an overview of UC Davis’ plans for student housing, including planned projects at Orchard Park and West Village.

Orchard Park Redevelopment PAC Releases Recommendations For Project Development

December 06, 2017

The Orchard Park Redevelopment Project Advisory Committee (PAC) has released a report outlining its recommendations for project development strategy. 

The report includes a summary of the PAC's activities, including the exploration of project partnership options and the development partner selection process. It also details the steps taken by the committee to solicit student input, and to inform members of the UC Davis and City of Davis communities of the project status.

Developer Named for UC Davis Housing Projects

September 27, 2017

UC Davis has selected University Student Living of New Jersey to enter exclusive negotiations to develop two major housing projects on campus, at Orchard Park and at West Village. The selection follows a request for proposals issued in June. 

As originally conceived, the proposed projects would provide more than 2,775 beds for graduate and transfer students, as well as those with families. With the developer selection completed, UC Davis and the developer will continue to evaluate affordability and density options to exceed the prior target of 2,775 beds.

Orchard Park Priorities Plan

May 08, 2017

Throughout numerous discussions and meetings, the Orchard Park Project Advisory Committee identified a number of priorities for the housing project. To ensure that these priorities are properly addressed, the Orchard Park Request for Proposal (RFP) subcommittee created the Orchard Park Project Priorities Plan.

Redevelopment Status Report

October 13, 2016
An update on the activities of the activities of the Student Family Housing Project Advisory Committee (PAC).