Residence Halls

North HallNorth Hall

Designed to house a total of 94 residents. The majority of rooms are double occupancy.  

  • Movable twin beds and desks
  • Built-in closets with dressers
  • Carpeted rooms and hallways
  • Phone, voice mail, cable TV, Internet access
  • Community bathroom/shower areas
  • Furnished lounges
  • Health and wellness workout room
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry room
  • ADA accessible

South HallSouth Hall

South Hall is designed to accommodate 36 residents if filled to double occupancy.

  • Movable twin beds, dressers, and desks
  • Built-in closets
  • Phone, voice mail, cable TV, Internet access
  • Two community bathrooms with showers
  • Furnished lounge with TV
  • Kitchenette and dining area
  • Laundry room
  • ADA accessible

Gilliland Hall

Gilliland Hall is designed to accommodate 64 residents if filled to double occupancy.

  • Movable twin beds, dressers, and desks
  • Built-in closets
  • Phone, voice mail, cable TV, Internet access
  • Suite style bathrooms and showers
  • Furnished lounge with TV
  • Kitchenette and dining area
  • Laundry room
  • ADA accessible

Safety and security -- security cameras monitor entrances, parking lots, and hallways. Resident Hall Assistants monitor activity in the halls and are there to help students get involved, meet people and guide them to campus resources.

Parking -- Handicap parking is available with the appropriate permits.  Outdoor electrical outlets are available for rent, $100 per year, on a first come first serve basis.

Furnished rooms --The number of single rooms are limited and reserved for returning students on a first-come, first-serve basis. Otherwise, rooms are double occupancy and include:

  • twin beds
  • dressers
  • closet space
  • Telephones with voice mail --
    • Phone help -- just ask
    • Audio tutorial of your Resident Hall phone
    • Phone instructions
  • Internet access -- wired and wireless Internet access is available free of charge to each room.
    • Students should bring their own computer.
  • Cable TV - Basic cable service is provided to each room, free of charge. If students want a movie or specialty channels they must purchase extra services from Midcontinent Communications.
    • Students should bring their own TV.

ADA accessible rooms -- rooms and bathrooms modified to accommodate students with disabilities are available in each Resident hall upon request.  Students must indicate this information on the Housing Application.

Kitchenette --

  • Includes:  Stove, microwave, refrigerator, sink, dining area
  • Students should bring: Dishes, silverware, cups, glasses pots, pans, and other utensils

Dining Services -- Students living in the resident halls are required to have a meal plan, see housing contracts.  Meals eaten will be deleted from their R-Card (Student ID card).

Lounge -- Community atmosphere quickly develops in each hall and you become a family when you are here. A flat-screen TV and comfy couches and chairs are great for "get-togethers" after a long day and homework.

Laundry -- washers, dryers, and ironing boards are available in each hall.  Students put money on their R-Card (Student ID card) and then just swipe to pay for laundry.

  • Students should bring: laundry basket, soap, fabric softener, etc.

Bookstore -- offers just about anything a student would need:

  • Laundry supplies
  • Health and beauty-- toothbrush, shampoo, lotions, tissues, etc
  • Stamps and UPS shipping
  • Sandwiches, fruit, beverages, and snacks
  • Royal Java Coffee Bar and cookies
  • DVD movies and games
  • Gifts, clothes, and textbooks, of course, and lots more.

Fitness Facilities -- North Hall has its own health and wellness center.  The campus gym and fitness room, just a quick indoors walk, are available to students and residents.

Mail services -- each student is provided with a mailbox.  Mail service is provided Monday through Friday. During vacation and recess periods mail will be held for delivery until the break is over. The President's Office can mail small packages for students via U.S. Post or FedEx.  The bookstore handles UPS shipping.

Computer labs -- Campus computer labs are quickly accessible from the Resident Halls.  New Horizon Computer Lab, located next to the library is open 24 hours, seven days a week.

Vending -- Vending machines are located throughout the campus and Resident Halls to meet your anytime needs.


  • Linens: pillows, pillowcases, blankets, sheets, bedspreads, towels, washcloths
  • Clothes hangers
  • Toiletries, hygiene supplies
  • Removable adhesive for hanging posters and pictures
  • Wastebasket
  • Iron

What you may also want to bring:

  • Electronics: computers, gaming devices, radios, stereos, tape recorders, TV/Blu-Ray, etc 
  • Wall decorations: posters, photos, etc.  No nails/staples
  • Floor coverings: throw rugs, wall-to-wall carpet, etc.
  • Small refrigerators, corn poppers, sewing machine
  • Hairdryers, curling irons, razors, electric shavers
  • Dishes: silverware, cups, glasses, pots, pans, dish soap, dish towels
  • Laundry supplies: basket, laundry soap, fabric softener
  • Table lamp or study light (no halogen light over 120 watts)
  • Fan
  • Extension cords, surge protectors
  • Pets (except small fish)
  • Halogen lamps over 120 watts
  • Firearms, fireworks, or any lethal weapons
  • Cooking appliances: crock pots, frying pans, hot plates, coffee pots, toasters, electronic grills, etc.
  • Heating appliances: space heaters, electric fireplaces, etc.
  • Open fires: candles, potpourri burners, incense, oil lamps, etc.
  • Alcohol: including decorative containers
  • Illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia
  • Combustible materials: gasoline, propane, charcoal starter fluid, etc.
  • Desk and chair
  • Twin bed
  • Dresser
  • Mirror
  • Closet space
  • Window blinds
  • Bathroom supplies: toilet paper, cleaning supplies

Other available amenities...

  • Ironing boards
  • Vacuum, mops, brooms
  • Washers and dryers