https://www.mercurynews.com/2017/10...-arrives-days-after-mayor-touts-housing-plan/The Graduate is a 260 unit/1,039 bed off-campus student housing project located on a 1.5-acre site, located within one block of the San Jose State University (SJSU) in San Jose, California. It will be a newly constructed property designed to meet the needs of students and will be located one block west of SJSU and less than 0.5 miles from the central core of the campus.
The new community will include an upscale, high-rise, mixed-use building that will offer furnished student housing to the students of SJSU.
The Graduate will consist of one, 19-story, L-shaped, elevator-equipped high-rise building with student-oriented amenities. The top 17 floors will offer apartments, with building services and student amenities on the first three levels, and double-height ground floor retail.
Most floor plans are designed to give students their own private bathroom, except for one four-bedroom floor plan that will include three baths
https://www.sanjoseca.gov/DocumentCenter/View/66829Downtown San Jose residential tower launch arrives days after mayor touts housing plan
SAN JOSE — The Graduate, a new residential tower geared towards students in downtown San Jose, is poised to be a fresh development venture that can help combat the Bay Area housing crisis.
Developers say The Graduate, an L-shaped project being built at 300 S. 2nd St., is a 260-room high rise a block from the edge of San Jose State University.
The project is a joint venture of San Jose-based Swenson, a realty development and investment firm, and Los Angeles-based Amcal Equities, a long-time residential developer.
“The Graduate will serve as a significant bridge between campus and the SoFA District as well as the surrounding urban amenities of downtown,” said Case Swenson, president of Swenson.