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North Torrey Pines Living and Learning Neighborhood: La Jolla's UC San Diego breaks ground for Sixth College’s new home

North Torrey Pines Living and Learning Neighborhood: La Jolla's UC San Diego breaks ground for Sixth College’s new home

UC San Diego officials dug shovels into the dirt to kick-off construction of the planned, 10-acre, seven-building, $627-million North Torrey Pines Living and Learning Neighborhood, June 18, in an elaborate ceremony on what will be the Neighborhood’s site in Fall 2020.

Billed as the “the largest in the history of the architecturally acclaimed campus,” the project will be the new home for Sixth College. The Neighborhood will be comprised of two academic buildings (one for social sciences and one for arts and humanities); four residential buildings with 2,000 undergraduate beds; a 1,200-space underground parking area; auditorium; market; dining hall; retail space and a craft center. It...

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