Salford Uni start £75m campus refurb

Published:  31 March, 2011

SALFORD: The first phase building a new campus for Salford University starts start later this year.


The £75m initial package will see a new arts building and the existing Chapman Building refurbished and extended. The University also wants a developer to build a student village followed by a programme of public space improvements near Salford Crescent Station, including outdoor lecture theatres and performance areas.

Construction of the student residences is planned to enter its initial stage in early 2012.

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