On November 15, 2010, the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh broke ground on a new suite-style residence hall. This is the first new Residence Hall Facility on the UW Oshkosh campus since 1967. This facility offers many new opportunities for students at UW Oshkosh. Below is a timeline of the site where Horizon Village was built.



Nelson Hall Construction Begins

Breese Hall Construction Begins

Clemens Hall Construction Begins

Nelson Hall Opens

Breese Hall Opens

Clemens Hall Opens


Decision is made to construct a new building

Building site chosen


May , 2010 - Nelson, Breese, and Clemens Halls are Closed

July - Demolition Begins on Nelson, Breese, and Clemens Halls.


November 15, 2011 - Ground breaking for Horizon Village


July 9, 2012 - Construction is completed

September 3, 2012 - Horizon Village Opens