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Minton Hall

WKU Minton Hall


About Minton Hall

  • Co-Ed Residence Hall
  • Open to Freshmen - Upperclassmen
  • Honors Hall

Minton Hall is a ten story residence hall that was built in 1963 and underwent a significant renovation in 2004. It is named in honor of Dr. John Minton, WKU's fifth President. Minton houses 406 men and women who are in the Honors College. It is located in the middle of campus across from the Downing Student Union.

This hall closes during Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring breaks. If you need to stay on campus during those times, please choose a residence hall that offers extending living and list "extended living" as your most important preference on your application. 

Room & Hall Features

Room Features

  • Movable Furniture (one set per resident):
    • A low, loftable, bunkable twin bed (80" x 36")
    • Desk
    • Desk Chair
    • 2-Shelf Bookcase
    • Dresser
    • Closet
    • Trash Can (one per resident) - trash bags available at the front desk
    • Recycling Can (one per room)
  • Room Dimensions: 16' x 11'6"
  • Window Dimensions: Height: 64", Width: 48.5"
  • Window Blinds
  • Cable TV - Includes HBO GO Access
  • Internet (Wireless & Ethernet Access)

 Hall Features

  • Air Conditioned
  • Elevators
  • Study Lounge
  • Vending Machines
  • Laundry Room - New Laundry Equipment Installed
  • Kitchen on Every Floor
  • Ice Machine
  • TV Lounge
  • Community Bathrooms
  • Front Desk Open 24/7
  • In-Hall Social & Educational Opportunities
Fire Evacuation/Floor Plans

Fire Evacuation/Floor Plans (PDF)

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 Last Modified 9/13/18