Future Rambler residents have expressed concern concerning the constructing’s progress and the chance that administration might reschedule the move-in day to a later date.
The West Campus house complicated is scheduled to welcome residents for the 2023-2024 college 12 months on Aug. 18, simply days earlier than the autumn semester begins.
A UT Reddit discussion board dialogue erupted after a consumer posted that they spoke to 5 Rambler development employees who stated development wouldn’t end in time for move-in and as an alternative be accomplished by October or November.
“Certainly one of my roommates really reached out about this,” stated Madeline King, a biology sophomore and future Rambler resident. “The truth that it wasn’t carried out but was making some individuals nervous. However I imply, construction-wise on the surface, I believe she was saying that it was largely carried out and that on the within, they have been simply ending up with home equipment and placing within the decor and simply doing all of that stuff. So individuals have been nervous that it wouldn’t be carried out by Aug. 18, which I perceive as a result of it’s quite a bit to get carried out by then.”
King stated Rambler assured its residents via electronic mail and social media that they continue to be on schedule to open. In an electronic mail, Kristen Hendrix, a member of Rambler’s public relations staff, stated, “We’re nonetheless on monitor to maneuver in residents on August 18.”
“I’ll say just a few days in the past, they posted on Instagram saying that the entire home equipment are in place, they usually have footage of contained in the constructing,” stated Danielle Worthington, a authorities sophomore and future Rambler resident. “It appears to be like fairly good from what I noticed.”
King stated Rambler had stored the move-in date the identical since she signed her lease in Oct. 2022 and that the complicated assured residents they’d be accommodated with a lodge if issues obtained not on time. King stated her issues about being positioned in a lodge embrace commuting to highschool and storing her belongings and that she had heard of less-than-ideal lodging arrange by different complexes.
Final 12 months, the Noble 2500 house complicated delayed its move-in date to 5 months after the scheduled opening. College students expressed frustration over the preparations made to compensate them.
One future Rambler resident who wished to stay nameless stated she believes some college students are being overdramatic concerning the potential state of affairs.
“I don’t suppose it’s going to be as delayed as some individuals suppose as a result of I’m really right here in Austin proper now,” the scholar stated. “We nonetheless don’t actually know if it’ll be prepared on time as a result of they don’t inform us something. However I believe if there have been to be a delay, it wouldn’t be like on a scale of Noble 2500.”