UVA hotel and conference center design approved

UVA hotel and conference center design approved

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The new look for one of the entrance corridors to the University of Virginia has received the go-ahead.

The UVA Board of Visitors has approved a 223,000 square foot hotel and conference center that will be located next to the Emmet-Ivy parking garage and the new School of Data Science building.

The new structure, which will cost around $130 million, will be LEED certified and have 215 rooms as well as conference center and meeting space.

The board of visitors’ Building and Grounds Committee approved the final design.

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