Residential Education

West College

Location: West side of campus, between Fox Hall and Richmond House

Size: 168 first-year students on three floors
Format: Co-ed floors
Room options: Singles and doubles
Room dimensions: Varies from 13' x 8’ to 17.5' x 12'

Room furnishings:

  • Extra-long twin bed, dresser, closet, desk and chair (one per resident)
  • Common bookshelf
  • Wi-Fi / Ethernet hook-up
  • Blinds on windows
  • Carpeted floor

Common amenities:

  • Lounges on each floor with furniture
  • Vending machines
  • Courtesy campus phones
  • Hi-efficiency laundry facilities

Uniquely West:

West is home to one of Union's main dining halls, which is open to all students but primarily used by first-year students. Next to the dining hall is the Hillel Kosher Kitchen, where Jewish services are held and traditional Jewish meals are prepared and open to the campus community.