Villanova University West Campus Apartments

Location: Villanova, PA
Architect: RMJM

O'Donnell & Naccarato provided structural engineering services for Villanova University’s West Campus student apartment complex, which is comprised of 4, 3-story buildings centered around two quadrangles. Combined, the structures provide 616 beds within 200,000 SF. Each apartment houses 4 students and includes a kitchen, private bath, living room/dining room and dedicated atrium lobby entry. Each building is equipped with shared laundry and exercise facilities.

The structures are comprised of precast hollow-core plank supported on load-bearing CMU walls with sloped light-gage metal framed roofs.