Founders Hall

A seven-story residence hall, Founders Hall houses 300 students. Founders is located near the Dining Hall and is adjacent to Highsmith Union, and features views of the Grove Park Inn.

Two rooms (four people) share an adjoining bathroom. The university provides beige blinds in each room. If you wish to put up curtains, you must use a spring rod. We suggest you wait until you arrive to make any large purchases of decorating items. Poster tape is permissible.

Amenities Include:

  • One microwave-refrigerator per room
  • Carpeted rooms
  • Air-conditioning
  • Open flexible closets
  • Loft-able beds and desks
  • Laundry room
  • High-speed Internet – one port per pillow and wireless hot spots
  • Expanded basic cable provided
  • Computer lab and printing
  • TV lounges
  • Vending area
  • Several study lounges
  • Community kitchen

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Double Room: 12′ x 14′
  • Window: 5′ 10″ x 4′

Approximate Furniture Dimensions:

  • Dresser: Height – 30″; Width – 30″; Depth – 24″
  • Desk: Height – 30″; Width – 48″; Depth – 24″
  • Bed: Height (lofted) – 5′ from bottom of mattress to floor (can be lowered); Mattress length – 7′; Mattress width – 3′

The closets in Founders Hall are a total of 7′ high and 8′ wide, divided into sections.  Each student has three rods for hanging clothes that are approximately 24″ long each, as well as two shelves in the closet.

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