MSU Approves New Dormitory

Midwestern State University administration approved a new five-hundred-bed housing project and a new 18,500 square foot addition to the east side of the Fain Fine Arts building.

The addition will house the Mass Communications program.

The overall cost for the project is not expected to exceed $38.25 million. 

The residence hall is expected to cost $33.25 million, while the addition to Fain should not exceed $5 million.

The administration also authorized Buford Thompson to act as the construction manager, at a cost of $2 million.