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Gilbert Hall

Gilbert Hall

About Gilbert Hall

2014-2015 Academic Year:

  • All Female Residence Hall
  • Open to Freshmen - Upperclassmen

2015-2016 Academic Year:

  • Co-ed Residence Hall
  • Honors Housing
  • Open to Freshmen - Upperclassmen

Gilbert Hall is a four story residence hall that was built in 1963 and underwent a significant renovation in 2009. Gilbert is located in an area of campus referred to as "The Valley" and is adjacent to McCormack Hall and Rodes Harlin Hall.

*This hall closes during Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring breaks. If you need to stay on campus during those times, please apply for Bemis Lawrence Hall and list "extended living" as your most important preference.

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  • 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: 15' 10" x 12'
  • Window Blinds
  • Window Dimensions: Length: 49", Width: 84.5"
  • Local Telephone Service
  • Cable TV
  • Internet (Wireless & Ethernet Access)

Residence Hall Rates

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Hall Features

  • Air Conditioned
  • Study Lounge
  • Vending Machines
  • Laundry Room
  • Kitchen on Every Floor
  • Ice Machine
  • TV Lounge
  • Community Bathrooms
  • Front Desk Open 24/7
  • In-Hall Social & Educational Opportunities
  • Women of Western Living Option

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Fire Evacuation/Floor Plans

Gilbert Ground Floor

Gilbert Floors 2-4

Safe Area

North east side of building, first floor near study room and north east side of second floor near rooms 201-207

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Gilbert Hall Room

Gilbert Hall Room

Gilbert Hall Room

Gilbert Hall Closet

Closet Dimensions:

Length: 95", Width: 39.75", Depth: 24", Clothes Hanging Area Length: 62"

Gilbert Hall Bathroom

Gilbert Hall Kitchen

Gilbert Hall Study Room

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