California State University, Monterey Bay, Certify the Final EIR and Approve the Master Plan and Enrollment Ceiling
The proposed campus master plan establishes land uses and spec requirements for 3 planning horizons to beyon 2025, with a master plan enrollment ceiling of 12,000 FTE; 8,500 on campus and 3,500 off-campus students. Planning Horizon I (2007-2014) would add 432,000 to 602,000 GSF of academic and support space; ~1,200 beds for student housing; and up to 1,025 dwelling units for faculty and staff. Planning Horizon II (2015-2024) would add 230,000 to 320,000 GSF of academic, student, and support space; infrastructure; sports activities and recreation facilities; and ~600 beds of student housing. Planning Horizon III (2025+) would further develop the research and support space that is needed for the University to reach its enrollment goals adding 375,000 to 515,000 GSF of academic, student support, structured parking, and an additional 600 student beds. The proposed master plan would provide on-campus housing sufficient to accommodate more than 60% of traditional FTE and 65% of faculty and staff. The proposed campus master plan includes 4 near term projects: (1) Academic Building II and (2) Academic Building III (~55,000 to 70,000 GSF each); (3) Student Housing III (600 Beds); and (4) North Campus Housing Project, Phase I (492 dwelling units).