Housing Options



Centennial Hall

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 is home to nearly 250 students. This hall is co-ed throughout the building and is for first-year students only. Conklin is near the middle of campus, has air conditioning and is in close proximity to Kreischer Quadrangles, the Sundial Dining Center and Jerome Library.

Falcon Heights

Falcon Heights has the capacity to house nearly 650 Returning and Transfer Students in air-conditioned, double- and single-room suites with private bathrooms. Typically four students share a suite. This building is located near many math and science buildings and is a short walk to the Student Union. Many residents dine at The Oaks dining center which hosts all-you-care-to-eat meal plans.

Founders Hall

Founders Hall houses nearly 600 residents and offers two-person and six-person suites with air-conditioned double- and single-rooms, as well as private bathrooms. Gender Neutral housing is also available on a limited basis. The hall features an Outtakes Quick Cuisine location and is close to the Student Union, many academic buildings and the heart of campus.

The Honors Learning Community (HLC) is housed in Founders Hall adn Freshmen are eligible to live here if they are part of the HLC.

Greek Village

The newly built Greek Village opened its doors before the 2016 Fall Semester. The Greek Village is home to 33 chapters with 426 students living in three different houses layouts to accommodate the varying chapter membership sizes. All four of the Greek Councils at BGSU are represented within the Village.  Both members of the chapter living in the house, and living off-campus, have access to their designated houses creating a hub for chapter operations and a community for Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Kohl Hall

Kohl Hall houses over 300 students in double occupancy rooms. Kohl is centrally located on campus and is right nextdoor to the Carillon Dining Center.

Kohl Hall hosts several learning communities including, the Business District, Chapman Learning Community, the Global Village, La Comunidad, and La Maison Française. Kohl Hall residents are encouraged to participate in one of the communities.

Kreischer Quadrangle

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 Compton, the Music Community is located in Batchelder and the BGreen Sustainability Theme Community is located in Darrow.  

McDonald Hall

Recently renovated McDonald Hall is close to the Student Union and many academic buildings. The courtyard features The Oaks Dining Center which host all-you-care-to-eat style of dining.

Members of the ARMY ROTC, the Aviation Community, the Educators in Context and Community (ECCO), the Construction Management Theme Community, and the SEARCH Community also live in McDonald.

Offenhauer East and West

The Offenhauer Towers house over 800 students in double- and single-rooms with air conditioning. The rooms are some of the largest on campus and features Outtakes Quick Cuisine in the lobby. The Offenhauer Towers are the two tallest buildings on campus at ten and eleven stories. Priority is given to returning students but freshmen are welcome.

Members of the Natural and Health Science Residential Community live in Offenhauer West.

University Apartments

BGSU Office of Residence Life will be offering University-sponsored apartments for the 2017-18 academic year. Single, three and four person apartments are available to returning students. Each apartment is furnished and will be staffed and maintained by Bowling Green State University.