Founders Hall

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A seven-story residence hall, Founders Hall houses 268 students. Founders is located near the Dining Hall and is adjacent to Highsmith Union, and features views of the Grove Park Inn from upper floors.

Founders Hall is suite-style. Two rooms (4 people) share an adjoining bathroom. In 2020, 30 single room options were created by converting double occupancy rooms to single occupancy.

Amenities Include:

  • One microwave-refrigerator per room
  • Air-conditioning
  • Open flexible closets
  • Loft-able beds and desks
  • Laundry room
  • High-speed Internet – one port per pillow and wireless hot spots
  • Free 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′

Founders Hall Floor Plan

Founders Hall floor plan


Approximate furniture dimensions:

Height: 30″Height: 30″Height (lofted*): 5′
*from bottom of mattress to the floor. Height can be lowered
Width: 30″Width: 48″Mattress Length: 80″
Depth: 24″Depth: 24″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.

Physical Address

Founders Hall
900 Founders Drive
Asheville, NC 28804