Residency in Gilpatrick House is open to students involved in research, as Summer Scholars, Senior Research Scholars, or participants in another intensive research program. Gilpatrick House offers a special environment promoting community with classmates who share the enthusiasm of doing individual research across all disciplines. Gilpatrick House offers rooms for 10 coed upper class students in double units.
The design is Victorian Italianate style. Once home of Professor of Mathematics, John L. Gilpatrick and his wife. The house was moved to its present site in 1958 from that of Huffman Hall in anticipation of the new dorm's construction.