SDSU’s South Campus Plaza to Debut in 2017

San Diego State University’s South Campus Plaza is a $143 million mixed-use student housing and retail development located on the college campus, between Hardy Avenue and Montezuma Road.

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On Jan. 11, 2017, SDSU gave NBC 7 a glimpse at the brand-new residence halls of the South Campus Plaza.
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More than 600 students will move into the new facility next week, as the spring 2017 semester begins.
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The development, long in the works, will also be the future home of several retailers and eateries including a Trader Joe’s grocery store, a Broken Yolk Café, a Eureka! burger restaurant, an Epic Wings N Things, a Which Wich and a Verizon GoWireless store.
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Additional tenants will soon be announced.
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The residence hall offers double and triple-occupancy student rooms, plus common areas and study rooms.
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Construction on SDSU’s South Campus Plaza began in fall 2014. Next week, SDSU students will finally move in.
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SDSU’s Housing website hosts a live web cam of the South Campus Plaza and includes all of the details on the project.
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There are plenty of common areas for students.
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Outdoor space at SDSU's South Campus Plaza.
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A look at a dorm room located in the North Building of the SDSU’s South Campus Plaza. The building is south of the SDSU Transit Center and north of Hardy Avenue.
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A bathroom inside student living quarters.
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Another look at a double-occupancy dorm room inside the South Campus Plaza resident halls.
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A study room at the South Campus Plaza residence halls.
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SDSU's South Campus Plaza is a $143 million mixed-use development that includes residence halls for students, plus retail stores and restaurants.
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Last September, Trader Joe’s announced it would anchor the complex, offering students a place on campus to buy their groceries.
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The Broken Yolk Café was announced on Sept. 8, 2016, as the newest tenant confirmed to open a location in South Campus Plaza.
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Eureka!, a restaurant known for its burgers and American comfort food, will also run a location out of South Campus Plaza.
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Customers will be able to park in a structure on site that will include 300 parking spots, according to the university.
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Construction began in November 2014. The complex is slated to open in January 2017, with students moving into its residence halls by the 2017 spring semester.
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SDSU says South Campus Plaza will include housing for more than 600 students.
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The retail space portion of the plaza will be designed to serve both the campus and surrounding neighborhoods, the university says, “creating a pedestrian-friendly destination for shopping, dining and living.”
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The university says the retail portion of South Campus Plaza will encompass more than 34,000 gross square feet.
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The development will include other retailers and restaurants, which have yet to be announced. Negotiations with additional tenants are ongoing, SDSU said in September 2016.
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