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Room Types

Whether you're looking for some decorating inspiration or interested in our various accommodations, you can find it all right here. This selection should give you a good overview of the different room types. We have room types to accommodate many different housing preferences.

Room Types:

All residence halls provide students with the following furnishings and amenities:

  • Desk and chair per student
  • Dresser and wardrobe or closet - may be shared
  • Extra long twin bed with 80" mattress per student
  • Window treatments
  • WiFi
  • High-speed Ethernet dataport
  • Cable TV
  • In-building laundry
  • Immediate Facilities Fix It! Service
  • Single stream recycling
  • Community or private kitchens

For dimensions and information on specific rooms on campus, visit our Floor Plans & Building Information pages.

Singles

Single rooms house one student. A limited number of single rooms are available in the North and South Central for Upper-Division students. Singles in First-Year areas are reserved for students with demonstrated accommodation needs.

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Large Rooms - Triples and Quads

Large rooms house three or four students and are considered "large rooms" based on square footage. Large rooms are found in both First-Year and Upper-Division areas.

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Multiple-Occupant Suites

Suites are available for First-Year students in 2017-2018 on the Laird Campus First-Year neighborhood in George Read, James Smith and Thomas McKean.

Students in first-year areas may wish to rent a bed loft to help make the best use of the space. A rented loft is a metal frame that raises a University-provided bed - typically high enough to fit other furniture under the bed. We recommend no more than one loft per triple room. Bed lofts must be rented from an approved vendor. There is no guarantee of availability; bed lofts are first-come, first-served. Therefore, we suggest ordering your bed loft as early as possible.

Upper-Division students can select suites in Independence East and West and Ray Street A-C for 2017-2018.

Students are responsible for cleaning the bathroom and providing cleaning and paper products.

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Doubles and Triples

Many First-Year students will live in traditional double and triple rooms. For 2017-2018, double and triple rooms for First-Year students can be found on the East Campus First-Year neighborhood in Harrington, Russell, Lane, Thompson, Louis L. Redding, Eliphalet Gilbert and South Academy Street residence halls.

Students in first-year areas may wish to rent a bed loft to help make the best use of the space. A rented loft is a metal frame that raises a University-provided bed - typically high enough to fit other furniture under the bed. We recommend no more than one loft per triple room. Bed lofts must be rented from an approved vendor. There is no guarantee of availability; bed lofts are first-come, first-served. Therefore, we suggest ordering your bed loft as early as possible.

To place an order, visit BedLoft.com.

Upper-Division double rooms are available in North and South Central.

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Apartments

Apartments include one or two bedrooms and a living area with a bathroom and kitchenette and are only available to Upper-Division students in the Christiana Towers and as Executive Apartments. Students are responsible for cleaning the kitchen and bathroom and must supply cleaning and paper products as well as cooking utensils, pots and pans.

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