Founders Hall

A seven-story residence hall, Founders Hall houses 300 students. Two rooms (4 people) share an adjoining bathroom. Cleaning the bathrooms is the responsibility of the students. 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 with free printing (bring your own paper)
  • TV lounges
  • Vending area
  • Several study lounges
  • Community kitchen
  • Adjacent to the Highsmith University Union and the Dining Hall
  • Great view of the Grove Park Inn

Approximate dimensions:

Double Room: 12' x 14'
Window: 5' 10" x 4'

Founders Hall Floor Plan

Founders Hall Floor Plan

Approximate furniture dimensions:

Dresser Desk Bed
Height: 30" Height: 30" Height (lofted*): 5'
*from bottom of mattress to the floor. Height can be lowered
Width: 30" Width: 48" Mattress Length: 7'
Depth: 24" Depth: 24" Mattress Width: 3'

The closests 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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