15 Washington Street

Rutgers University Housing 

Year Completed: 2015

15 Washington Street
Newark, NJ

15 Washington Street is one of the oldest and tallest buildings in Newark. Formerly home to The American Insurance Company, the historic structure has been owned by Rutgers University since the 1970’s. In partnership with the University, Devco undertook a complete rehabilitation of the building into student apartments to accommodate both graduate and undergraduate students t the University. The student residential space was renovated to accommodate a total of approximately 360 beds into a range of student apartment styles, including shared double bedrooms for undergraduate students and single bedrooms for graduate students. In addition, there is approximately 52,000 sf of office space and other non-student residential space, including communal space for students.