Residence Halls & Facilities at a Glance
All residence halls have the following:
- coin or card swipe operated laundry machines in commonly shared laundry areas
- recreation equipment (billiards, foosball and/or table tennis)
- microwaves (most halls also have kitchens or kitchenettes)
Each Quad area has the following:
- exercise equipment
- access to a Service Center
- ice and vending machines (in most buildings; all vending machines have swipe card readers)
All rooms have the following:
- campus computer network jack or wireless that provides access to the college library, campus events, electronic mail, the World Wide Web and more
- satellite cable service
- towel racks and mirrors
- phone jacks (students must provide their own telephone)
Every student is provided with the following room furnishings:
- 1 single bed (mattress is "twin extra-long" or 80 inches long)
- 1 desk chair
- 1 desk
- 1 closet and/or wardrobe
- 1 dresser
*All furniture must remain in students' rooms.
Campus Housing Options
Traditional Residence Halls offer multiple occupancy rooms (doubles, triples and quads) that students share with one, two or three other students. Students living in this type of housing share a community bathroom with several toilet stalls, shower stalls and sinks. Traditional residence halls offer single-gender rooms and are coeducational by floor or section. All first-year students live in traditional residence halls.
Single rooms are located in traditional residence halls. Students living in this type of housing do not have a roommate, but still share a community bathroom with other students. There are a limited number of single rooms available (varies by each residence hall) and most are occupied by upperclass students.
Suites have two or more multiple-occupancy bedrooms that share a single bathroom. Some suites also have a common room/space that is shared by suite-mates. Most suites are occupied by juniors and seniors.
Apartments have two or more single and/or multiple-occupancy bedrooms that share a single bathroom and living space/kitchen with a locked entry door. Apartment units are designated as all-male or all-female. Most apartments are occupied by seniors.
Satellite Houses have two or more single and/or multiple-occupancy bedrooms that share a single bathroom and living space/kitchen with a locked entry door in a campus-owned house. All campus owned houses are located on or directly adjacent to campus. Satellite houses are designated as substance-free and either all-male or all-female. Satellite houses are for seniors only.
Stone Apartments (3 and 5 person) have one or two multiple-occupancy bedrooms that share a single bathroom and living space/kitchen with a locked entry door. Stone apartment units are designated as all-male or all-female. Stone is located on South Quad and is occupied mostly by seniors.
Senior Co-ed Apartments have four private, lockable single bedrooms, two private lockable bathrooms and a shared living space/kitchen with a locked entry door. Four students of any gender (all male, all female or mixed-gender) choose to live together in these apartments. This type of housing is only available to seniors.
The Homestead is a student-run alternative living community with a focus on ecological sustainability. The Homestead is located just north of campus. This type of housing is only available to upper-class students.
Room rates subject to change. The rates below will be in effect for the 2012-2013 academic year.
- Multiple Room -- $5,700/year
- Single Room -- $6,910/year
- Suite Room -- $6,910/year
- Apartment/Satellite House -- $8,110/year
- Stone Apartments (3 & 5 persons only) -- $7,600/year
- Homestead -- $3,910/year
For more information, contact: Donna Davis, Housing Coordinator.
Looking for floor plans? Students may log-in to myDenison Self-Service and view pdf floor plans by clicking on "Floorplans" within the lottery room search engine. Some plans are only available in the House Office.
|Quad||Residence Hall||Occupancy||Designation (all residence halls are coeducational unless noted)|
|Satellite||Bancroft Satellite||6||All-Female; Substance-Free; Senior Housing|
|East||East||122||First-Year Students Only; Substance-Free|
(by application through the Gilpatrick Center)
|Satellite||Homestead||12||Alternative Living (by application)|
|South||King Hall||36||No Special Designation|
|North||Ash||25||No Special Designation|
|North||Beta||29||First-Year Students Only; Substance-Free|
|North||Elm-Lower||28||Senior Co-ed Apartments|
|North||Elm-Upper||28||Substance-Free; Senior Apartments|
|North||Wright||28||Senior Co-ed Apartments|
|North||Hayes||28||Senior Co-ed Apartments|
|North||Monomoy Satellite||6||All-Male; Substance-Free; Senior Housing|
|North||Morrow House||37||First-Year Students Only; Substance-Free; Service Learning Program|
|North||Preston House||35||Language & Culture Program (by application)|
|North||(SAE) Moshier Huchison House||32||No Special Designation|
|North||Sunset House||22||No Special Designation|
|North||Brown Hall||54||Senior Co-ed Apartments; Break Housing|
|North||Myers Hall, and Good Hall||54 C; 52 D||Senior Co-ed Apartments|
|North||Taylor House||26||3.25 GPA REQUIRED (1 exception per unit); Apartments & Suites|
|West||Curtis East||86||First-Year Students; Quiet; Break Housing|
|West||Curtis West||83||Quiet; Substance-Free; Break Housing|
|West||Shorney||253||First-Year Students Only|
|West||Smith||118||First-Year Students Only; Break Housing|