Living Areas at a Glance
Live right on the quad in Pennington. Enjoy the larger rooms and close community of HMS. Roll out of bed right before class in Edwards. Consider which dorm you’d like to call home next year. Deposit today to secure your spot in housing.
links for pictures of a typical dorm room in each Residence Hall)
|Residence Hall Name||Hobson||Macy||Sutton||Coffin||Edwards||Pennington||Brandt|
|Number of students in one, two or three-person rooms||84||78||12||124||113||112||141|
|Number of students in four-person rooms||none||none||48||3||none||none||none|
|Primary student population||first year||first year||first year||first year||first year||first year||all years|
|Approximate room size||12' x 15'||12' x 15'||12' x 15'||12' x 16'||11' x 13'||12' x 16'||12' x 18'|
|Accessible for those with disabilities||no||no||no||yes||yes||yes||yes|
|Approximate closet size||H: 4'11"
|Approximate upper closet size||H: 2'5"
|Common bed type||pull-out||metal bunkable||wooden bunkable
or metal bunkable
|wooden bunkable||pull-out||pull-out||wooden bunkable|
|Approximate height under bed||9"||13"||14"||32"||9"||9"|
|Approximate window height||3'9"||3'9"||3'9"||3'9"||5'||5'7"|
|Approximate window width||5'9"||5'9"||6'11"||7'9"||7'10"||12'|
|Approximate distance from floor to top of window||6'7"||7'2"||6'11"||6'11"||7'10"||8'|
|Approximate width of window sill||6"||6"||3"||6"||8"||4"|
Located on the east side of campus, Hobson Hall is a three-story residence hall that houses 84 women. It is a part of the Hobson/Macy/Sutton complex. It has three sets of card-operated washers and dryers in the basement, along with a lounge and kitchen.
Macy Hall is a three-story residence hall that houses 78 women. It is part of the Hobson/Macy/Sutton complex. Each floor has a kitchen and card-operated washer and dryer.
See "Suites at a Glance."
Located near the Wheeler Sports Center and athletics fields, Coffin Hall is a three-story, L-shaped residence hall that houses 70 women and 87 men in two and three-person rooms. Each floor has a kitchen, study room, and a card-operated laundry facility. An inside bike storage room is located in the basement.
Edwards Hall is a three-story, two-wing residence hall located east of the Student Union Building. It houses 52 women in one wing and 54 men in the other. A kitchen and a laundry room with two card-operated washers and dryers are located on the first floor of each wing. A lounge joins the two wings and has vending machines and a fireplace.
Pennington Hall is a two-story, L-shaped residence hall. Its two wings join in a lounge with a fireplace and study room. One wing houses 50 women, and the other accommodates 50 men. Each floor has a kitchen and a card-operated laundry facility. Pennington Hall is located on the south side of the Student Union Building.
Located between East North and Fulton Street on the northeast section of campus the three-story Brandt Residence Hall accommodates 149 beds. The wing of every floor houses between 22-26 students and has a study room. Each floor has a lobby space and laundry facility.
|Number of students in two-person rooms||12||none||none||none|
|Number of students in four-person rooms||48||32||40||40|
|Primary student population||first year||first year||sophomores||first year & sophomores|
|Approximate room size||12' x 15'||14' x 15' *||14' x 15' *||14' x 15' *|
|Accessible for those with disabilities||no||no||no||no|
* two rooms this size (study room and bedroom), as well as a bathroom
Located on the east side of campus, Sutton is the central residence hall in the Hobson/Macy/Sutton complex. It houses 60 students and consists primarily of suites, with some double-occupancy rooms. The first floor has four suites -- each with its own bathroom -- designed to house four students each. The second and third floors offer both two- and four-person rooms that all share a common bathroom. Each floor in Sutton has a card-operated laundry facility. The downstairs lounge area has a TV room, pool table, and study area.
Carey Hall is a two-story living area that houses 32 students. It is located in a scenic setting in the Hess Creek canyon. Each floor offers four suites consisting of a bedroom, study room, and bathroom, as well as a common lounge, study room, kitchen, and card-operated laundry facility.
Located next to Carey Hall in a scenic setting in the Hess Creek canyon, this residence hall houses 40 students. Willcuts offers suites, each designed to house four students. Each suite consists of a bedroom, study room, and bathroom. Each floor offers a lounge, kitchen, and card-operated laundry.
*Four-person rooms with bathrooms. All other halls listed have two-person rooms that share a common bathroom.
|Apartment Name||Le Shana||Lewis||Newlin||Weesner Village||Winters||Woolman|
|Number of students (in two-person rooms)||120||56||16||36||40||48|
|Primary student population||upper-division||upper-division||upper-division||upper-division||upper-division||upper-division|
|Accessible for those with disabilities||yes||no||no||no||no||no|
The university owns apartments and houses that are reserved for upper-division students. Any open spaces in these living areas are generally filled with transfer students. Houses vary by semester.
Residence life at George Fox University is an integral part of the student's educational experience. The residence communities provide unique and meaningful experiences in human relations, along with various opportunities to discover your unique potential, self-worth, and philosophy of life. The various physical environments of the residence halls, suites, apartments, and houses provide challenging opportunities for individual growth and development while maintaining a common bond of university residency.