The project is led by College Park's better environment committee and aims to prevent stormwater runoff.
The projected price increased after designs were completed.
The event was organized by the agriculture and natural resources college.
John Lea-Cox and Andrew Ristvey are working with Up Top Acres to farm rooftop produce.
He's obtained a patent for a device to tackle the issue.
There isn't yet an estimate for when the water will be back, according to an email sent to residents.
The competition would reward dorms that lower their water consumption below last year's average.
Before the university gets more overstated glass buildings, it needs working sinks.
Many South Hill dorms don’t have filtered water bottle-filling stations.
“The more we wait, the more that it costs."