The city displayed proto-Vulcan architecture and urban design, albeit adapted to a cooler and wetter world. The stone walls were thick by tradition. Though decorations were sparse. bright flowers and sea-vines adorned nearly every surface.
It became the center of medical research for the planet with many successful doctors and biologists being elevated to the ranks of the aristocracy. This led to many wealthy families arranging marriages with promising medical students of their local society.
Some Rigelians kept living quarters in both New Jaleyl and at the Monastery of Gol, spending the winter in New Jaleyl for lectures and social events, and studying at the monastery during summer (Decipher RPG module: Worlds).