Project Description

Through a partnership with Walbridge, Orion constructed Michigan State University’s 1855 Place, also known as the Spartan Village Redevelopment. In total, the $156,000,000 project delivered approximately 400,000 sq ft of new housing, a 100,000 sq ft office building, event and resident parking, a community garden, retail space, and indoor and outdoor common space.

The largest component of the project will produce 300 units (almost 1,000 beds) of family and student housing within 10 new buildings. The mixed-use building is LEED Silver Certified and provide offices for MSU Residential and Hospitality Services (RHS) and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, as well as retail space.

Project Details

  • Project location:
    East Lansing, MI
  • Project size:
    500,000 sq ft
  • Completion:
    October 2017
  • Assignment:
    Joint Venture
  • Architect:
    Neumann Smith Architects
    Kathy Buck