The buildings are mixed mode with retail space on the ground floor and a host of ESD features which have been incorporated including natural ventilation, bore water re-use and tenancy controls to minimise energy usage for unoccupied spaces.
Situated adjacent to a row of mature fig trees on the north side, University Terraces residents will benefit from the shading provided by the trees which will help moderate temperatures and reduce the need for air-conditioning.
There is an abundance of social meeting spaces throughout with study areas offering students fixed and flexible spaces, individual work zones and catering for small gatherings.
Residents can also enjoy a designated student lounge, communal kitchen and laundry facilities, games room, IT lab and landscaped areas.
In addition, there are also plant and services rooms, a percolation/detention tank for storm water management, storage areas as well as motorcycle and bicycle parking facilities.