“THE ZOO” In 1969, the first residential students moved into a facility known as Great Lakes Hall. Informally dubbed “The Zoo,” the complex housed 350 students. Nearly five decades later, the facility still stands and is part of a larger network of apartments that accommodate 2,700 residents. Using data from the U.S. Department of Education as well as surveys, the website Niche in 2015 and ‘17 ranked SVSU housing facilities No. 1 among the state’s higher education institutions.
- Taken: 2017