Centrally located on campus, Centennial Hall has the capacity to house over 650 students in air-conditioned double rooms with private bathrooms. This hall is co-ed throughout the building and is for first-year students only. Centennial shares a courtyard with Kohl Hall and is steps away from Carillon Place dining center which hosts all-you-care-to-eat meal plans.
Conklin North is home to 300 new and returning students. It is a popular choice on campus given it's convenient location near the middle of campus as well as air conditioning. Conklin North is the main building in Conklin complex with other smaller units housing the SEARCH Community, Fraternities and Sororities. Conklin is in close proximity to both Harshman and Kreischer Quadrangles, the Sundial Dining Center and Jerome Library.
Falcon Heights has the capacity to house nearly 650 students in air-conditioned double and single room suites with private bathrooms. Falcon Heights is an upper-class community. This building is located near many math and science buildings. Many residents dine at The Oaks dining center which hosts all-you-care-to-eat meal plans. Upper-class students only.
Founders Hall houses nearly 600 residents and will be the new home of the Honors Learning Community (HLC) beginning fall 2013. Freshmen are eligible to live in Founders if they are part of the HLC. All other spaces are for sophomores, juniors and seniors. Founders offers six-person and two-person suites with air-conditioned double and single rooms, as well as private bathrooms. Founders features an Outtakes Quick Cuisine location. Located on the southwest corner of campus, Founders is close to many academic buildings and the heart of campus.
Harshman Quadrangle currently has three halls open: Anderson, Bromfield and Chapman. Harshman is home to several learning and theme communities including Honors Learning Community (2012-13 only) and the Wellness Community. It's a short walk to the Sundial Food Court across the Alumni Mall grass area with great access to basketball courts, the Rec. Center, intramural fields, a variety of athletic complexes and local businesses. All students are eligible to live in Harshman.
Kohl Hall houses approximately 310 students in double occupancy rooms. Kohl is centrally located on campus and is right next door to the new Carillon Dining Center. Kohl hosts the Chapman Learning Community. Kohl is primarily a first-year student residence hall. The Global Village and La Comunidad will be relocating to Kohl for 2013-14.
Kreischer Quadrangle consists of four residence halls: Ashley, Batchelder, Compton, and Darrow. Kreischer features the Sundial Food Court along with the Alumni Mall, a large courtyard area accompanied by outdoor basketball courts. The Rec. Center, intramural fields and athletic complexes are nearby. The Arts Village learning community is housed in Kreischer Compton and the Music Community is located in Batchelder. The Global Village is also in Kreischer for 2012-13. All students are eligible to live in Kreischer.
McDonald Hall is currently being renovated and will open in fall 2013 with a new entrance, front desk and lounge area and updated rooms including new carpet, paint, lighting and furniture. McDonald's courtyard features The Oaks dining center which host all-you-care-to-eat style of dining. Members of the Educators in Context and Community (ECCO) and the Construction Management Theme Community also live in McDonald. It is close to the Student Union and many academic buildings.
The Offenhauer Towers house over 800 students in
air-conditioned double and single occupancy rooms. The rooms are some of the largest on campus. Offenhauer features Outtakes Quick Cuisine in the lobby. Members of the Natural and Health Science Residential Community live in Offenhauer West and Offenhauer East will hosts the La Comunidad learning community (2012-13) The Offenhauer Towers are the two tallest buildings on campus at ten and eleven stories. Upper-class students and freshmen are welcome.
|Fraternity and Sorority Residences|
Fraternity and sorority small group living facilities are located throughout the campus community. Thirty chapters and over 550 students reside in fraternity or sorority housing. Individuals may elect to move into these facilities after their first semester (unless currently living in Centennial Hall or Falcon Heights).