USF St. Pete Residence Hall

USF St. Petersburg's University Student Center, the campus' second student residence hall, opened in 2012. It may soon be joined by another hall as early as August 2019. (courtesy USF St. Petersburg)
USF St. Pete Residence Hall

USF St. Petersburg officials want to increase enrollment to 10,000 students in the next ten years – but to do that, the school will a lot more living space. So now, they’re moving forward with a private-public partnership to begin the process to build a new 550-bed residence hall. We’ll hear from USF St. Pete’s regional chancellor about the plan on the next University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

More Information: 

USFSP's 10-year Master Plan Update

WUSF News story on the planned residence hall

Original Broadcast Date: 
09/06/16

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Host:
Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV from 2007-2017. In addition to serving as a producer, reporter, host and assistant news director, he serves as Intern Coordinator for WUSF News. Mark has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992. He graduated from Columbia College in Chicago with a BA in Telecommunications/Radio in 1994.

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mschreiner@wusf.org
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