University Place in Orem Utah continues to evolve and grow. The latest updates include:
Dillards - Dillards and Woodbury Corp announced in January 2020 the relocation of Dillards from Provo Towne Center to the University Place. It will be in the old location of ZCMI and then Macy's Department Store. The old department store is being demolished and replaced with a brand new structure.
More parking and office space. A new 9-story office and parking structure is being constructed just east of Trader Joe's. The top 4 levels will be 90,000 sq ft of office space with 360 degree views of Utah Valley.
Marriott Courtyard Hotel. A new Marriott Courtyard will be constructed on 800 East where the UTA transit center used to be located.
Hale Center Theater. One of the most anticipated construction projects is a new home for the Orem Hale Center Theater. It will be located next to Costco on what is now a parking lot and torn down houses. The new theater will include a 568 seat main theaters and a 200 seat black-box theater. Orem City will own 50% of the theater and will provide support and funding along with private donors including a one million dollar donation from Woodbury Corp.
70 Unit Apartment Building. The new Exton 70 apartments units is built around the north parking structure. It includes a rooftop terrace and a direct entrance into the mall.