Syracuse University Buildings:

Skyhalls I, II, and III

Skyhall I

Constructed: 1959-1966
Materials: Brick over metal framing
Space: Approximately 18,000 square feet each
Location: Lambreth Lane, South Campus
Renovated: 1990-1991
Cost of Renovation: $1,075,555
Renovation Contractors: Schleicher-Sopher Architects; Northeast Developers, Inc.


In 1959, SU began the replacement of postwar prefabricated housing with permanent buildings to accommodate servicemen in the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) East European Languages Program located at Skytop. By 1966 3 three-story buildings had been completed.