Overview and Renderings

Building Overview

  • Five floors, approximately 70,000 square feet
  • Wireless lounge furnished for student study space and areas to relax and catch up with friends
  • State-of-the-art wellness/fitness center
  • Manhattan College bookstore
  • Café and new dining/catering areas
  • Dedicated student activities space for student government, clubs and organizations
  • Student Life staff offices and multipurpose meeting rooms
  • Convertible 6,500-plus square-feet multi-purpose meeting space with the flexibility to accommodate gatherings of various sizes
  • LEED certified, incorporating the latest in technology and innovation 


LEED Green Features

The student commons building has applied for LEED Silver Certification and will incorporate the following eco-friendly features:

  • Green roof
  • Regional materials and recycled content
  • Enhanced commissioning
  • High-efficiency lighting design
  • Occupancy-based lighting and HVAC
  • Demand-based ventilation
  • Variable speed refrigerant system
  • High-efficiency condensing boilers
  • Low flow bathroom fixtures