The Academical Village will consist of 2,500,000 square feet of premier residential, retail, hotel, office, and medical space. The 825 urban-style apartments will feature balconies, campus views, pool, and health facilities. Residents will also have access to NSU facilities, including the largest library in the state. A 28,000 square foot Barnes & Noble Campus Bookstore will anchor 400,000 square feet of retail space. Office space will include up to 1,100,000 square feet for NSU research, classrooms, health care, and professional use. Phase I will comprise 350 apartments, 110,000 square feet of retail space, and 200,000 square feet of office space. Plans are currently underway for a hotel to be built during Phase II. The hotel will take advantage of ongoing campus activity, NSU amenities and facilities, and the central Broward marketplace.