Southern Tiny Living

Indoor View of the Tiny House

Southern Adventist University proudly presents: SOUTHERN TINY LIVING  

About Us

The School of Business' technology program introduces a tiny house initiative, that integrates construction theory with real-life opportunity for students to develop hands-on experience. Under the supervision of licensed professionals, our students meticulously construct quality homes that support the well-being of their customers and the environment. 

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 Tiny House Features


  • Custom-built contemporary design
  • 300 square feet living space (24 feet long 8.5 feet wide)
  • 13+ foot tall ceiling with two lofts
  • Zip Board exterior sheathing including house wrap
  • 3 inch closed cell foam wall and ceiling insulation
  • Energy Star doors, windows and appliances
  • Tempered emergency egress windows
  • Low-emission, argon filled vinyl frames
  • Waterproof vinyl plank flooring
  • Termite-proof authentic cedar siding
  • Activated charcoal water pre-filter
  • HVAC is compatible with solar panel system
    • -heats, cools, and circulates
    • dehumidifying mode

Master/Living Space

  • Main-level living
  • Sleeps up to six adults
  • King-size bed
  • Three large storage drawers


  • Three burner gas stove with oven
  • Stainless steel sink and brick backsplash
  • Drain board and dish rack
  • Two stainless steel shelves, hooks, with pot hangers
  • Large base cabinet drawers
  • Eighteen cubic-foot refrigerator with freezer
  • Five-foot butcher block folding table


  • Full-size bathtub/shower 
  • Tank-less propane water heater.
  • External combustion air
  • Flushing toilet (requires septic tank connection)
  • Vent fan
  • Lighted medicine cabinet
  • Two large drawers under sink
  • Pocket door
  • Openable bathroom window

Bonus Upgrades

  • Wired for alternative energy
  • Stainless steel window flower boxes
  • Additional electrical outlets
  • Privacy blinds for windows
  • Full-size closet 
  • Fully furnished
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Dehumidifying washer/dryer
  • Refrigerator and Icemaker

Additional Info

  • Attachable entry staircase
  • Easily customized for off-grid living
    • Solar panels
    • Composting toilet
  • Can be towed without special permits
  • 50 amp/240 volt RV plug and 30-foot extension cord
  • Can be configured for battery and charge controller
  • Water hose connection

To Schedule a Tour, Call us at (423) 236 2537.

Purchasing a tiny house will help students gain valuable skills needed for a career in construction management.