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One year after opening, UAS dorm has its dedication

...years ago as a strategy to improve freshman retention at the college. Unlike UAS' other student housing facility, Banfield Hall, the five-story, wood-and-glass freshman hall is located right on campus, looking down on the library, dining...
Move-in day comes for new UAS dorm

...semester.Even without all the new beds full, this crop of freshmen wouldn't have fit in the old residence hall - Banfield Hall has only about 80 beds, freshman adviser Nathan Bodenstadt said.The new hall boasts huge picture windows with views...
UAS drops NANA meals

...retention (and) being attracted to the campus."Meal plans cost $1,650 per semester for students living in Banfield Hall, the one UAS residence hall. Freshmen living in the hall must purchase a meal plan. For students living in the UAS...
UAS hopes for recruitment boost from dorm

...housing has space for about 280 students, he said. But Banfield Hall, the existing UAS residence hall, only has space for...overflow in some of our recent years at the existing Banfield Hall," Dorman said. "Then we're in a situation of trying...
UAS looks at new dorm options

...Alaska Southeast has $8 million available to expand its Banfield Hall dorm, but is now looking at using that money to instead...The current student housing area, including both Banfield Hall's dorm rooms and the apartments for older students...
How much does UAS value its freshmen?

...million to build.It was originally thought the additional capacity would come from adding 60 beds to the existing Banfield Hall, but the new plan is to build an entirely new dormitory much closer to the center of campus. That will place it close...
Students move into UAS dorms

...freshmen who spent Saturday afternoon moving into the Banfield Hall dorms at the University of Alaska Southeast. Check-in...Triplett of Ohio, the first-floor community advisor for Banfield Hall, knows firsthand how difficult it can be to move to...
University opens with largest-ever enrollment

...would be one of those times." On Friday afternoon in Banfield Hall, the 84-bed freshman dorm at UAS, two-somes and...Alaska, according to Kraft. Across the parking lot from Banfield Hall, students were playing pool and watching TV in the...
UAS freshman enrollment jumps 40 percent officials with her questions. She visited in the summer and was pleased with the wireless computer access in Banfield Hall, her dormitory. "I like the appeal of the smaller school," Gibbons said. "You know the people better than a...
Rio will be there for UAS students

...feet of his owner, David Blair. Rio will live with Blair in the Housing Lodge, a gathering spot located between Banfield Hall and apartments allotted to returning upper-class students and students with families. This year's 250 resident...


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