Dakota State University in Madison is getting ready to open it’s newest residence hall.
Residence Village will be open to the public next Wednesday, when a ribbon cutting ceremony is planned. The event will take place from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday. A short program is scheduled for 4:15 that afternoon, followed by guided tours of the facility.
The new facility is a four-story residence hall featuring single occupancy rooms for upper-class students, arranged in four- and six-bedrooms suites and apartments. The building has about 120 beds, and also includes study areas, lounges, laundry facilities, and a coffee shop/convenience store on the ground level, called 8th Street Square.
Eighth Street Square plans to be open Monday – Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Customers can park in the short-term, public parking spots available on Washington Avenue, or in the public spaces in the lot west of the residence hall.