ResLife has apartments at the Rise, U Centre on Turner and Campus Lodge.
Housing closer to campus means easier walks to class, but housing farther away brings cheaper prices.
The 2020-24 consolidated plan will be implemented over the next five years to combat the trend.
The new housing is located in Rise on 9th, U Center on Turner Avenue and Campus Lodge.
The bill, which was rejected April 22, passed unanimously April 29 after undergoing revision
The bill, which proposed a new RHA position in order to oversee and manage recruitment and retention due to low retention rates, was rejected in congress.
The team of civil engineers branched out into areas such as heating and ventilation, plumbing and irrigation, and electrical engineering to make a design for the Solar Decathlon.
Gary Ward, interim vice chancellor of student affairs and vice chancellor of operations, estimates that more than 83 percent of students will pay less in 2019–2020 to live on campus.
The Dumas buildings have been home to many students, including an Olympic athlete.
A 16.8 percent increase in applications will likely bring in a larger freshman class.
New Hall was officially named in honor of African-American journalist Lucile Bluford.