Thomson Residence Hall, opened in fall term 2008, offers upper-class students privacy and independence along with inviting social and meeting spaces. The $5.5 million, three-story, 28,000-square-foot facility, located on back circle off Fourth Street, features 31 suite-style living units. Each unit features a living room, study area, kitchenette, bathroom, and bedroom. Modular furniture allows students to customize their bedroom with a bunk bed style or separate beds.
The first floor lobby includes tables, booths, flat-screen televisions and an outdoor patio, making it a popular gathering place. Meeting space is abundant elsewhere in Thomson Hall and includes a lower level meeting room with a capacity of 80 as well as a spacious lounge at the end of hallways on the second and third floors.
Environmentally friendly features of Thomson Hall include: