The total area is 18.3 thousand square meters. The cost of the construction of the hostel was 582 million rubles. Funds for the construction were obtained from the federal budget.
The new hostel is located, as does the NSU, in Akademgorodok, will house about 530 undergraduates of the university. In addition, provided the availability of additional reserve seats for participants in scientific conferences and seminars held in the university, as well as hotel units for temporary accommodation of students’ parents.
"To date, the NSU student campus has 13 hostels, most of which were built in the 60’s and 70’s of last century. Therefore the problem of comfortable accommodation nonresident students is quite acute. With the commissioning of the new hostel is partially solved this issue, especially since last year is the second in a row hostel that we have built on the campus ", — Are reported NSU Rector, Professor Michael Fedoruk.
Novosibirsk State University was founded in 1958, six months after the decision on the establishment of the Siberian Branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, and now is one of the most prestigious universities in Russia. In 2009, the university was granted the status of a national research university. Today is implementing a large-scale project — the construction of the new main building of the university, which will further educate 2-2,5 thousand students. To date, the university has about 6,000 students.