Archives: Testimonials

Illinois State

Illinois State University’s first public-private project for student housing has been a great success. We believe the key to that success was choosing the right partners for the transaction. CHF has proven to be just that – a partner with us in achieving our need to provide attractive and affordable housing for our students. From

Texas A&M

The Texas A&M University System (“TAMUS”) is extremely proud of our strategic partnership with Collegiate Housing Foundation (CHF). Together, we have successfully partnered on nine (9) student housing projects totaling in excess of 5,400 beds to date. CHF’s insight and knowledge in all phases of the project’s development, financing and day-to-day operations have been instrumental


Many institutions utilize an institution-related foundation for privatizing housing. Due to UAB’s desire to keep these transactions off our balance sheet, that was an attractive option for us. Therefore, we were extremely pleased when we learned about CHF during the developer selection process for our first privatized housing facility. Periodically I receive inquiries from other

University of Delaware

Using CHF has been great because housing is all they do – versus our own Foundation, which has a completely different mission.


The University of California, Irvine campus (“UCI”), has partnered with CHF for over 10 years. In that time over 5,000 beds have been developed and managed with another 3,500 beds coming on line in the near future. CHF has assisted through the planning, development and operational stages and has always offered sage advise, assured the

Western Carolina

After a devastating fire destroyed a beloved, historic retail area in the heart of our campus, Western Carolina University worked with CHF to fast-track the construction of a mixed-use facility, providing new retail space for local businesses that were lost in the fire, and adding much needed new residence hall capacity to our campus. The