Traditional Upperclassman Communities

THE FOLLOWING RESIDENCE HALLS ARE TRADITIONAL UPPERCLASSMEN COMMUNITIES:

Bessie Benson Hall

First opened in 1972 and elegantly restored in 2009, this residence hall is designed for 141 upper-class females. Contemporary conveniences and fantastic finishes complement this facility which features year-round climate control, laundry, study rooms on each floor, and wireless Internet connections. This facility is immaculately maintained and cleaned. Bessie Benson appeals to those students who desires the finer details.

Bibb Graves Hall

This historic building, originally built in 1928, was magnificently restored in 2008. Featuring 25 suite-style residences, this property is home to 135 upper-class females, with a designated Honors wing for those First-Year Presidential Scholarship recipients. Amenities in this 37,640 square-foot campus landmark include a computer lab, a laundry room on each floor and study rooms on each floor, with wireless Internet connections available. 

John W. Abercrombie Hall

Originally opened in 1947 and beautifully restored in 2008, this historic three-story property is an all-suite facility that houses 129 male students. Contemporary conveniences and fantastic finishes complement this unit which features elevators, year-round climate control, laundry and study rooms on each floor with wireless Internet connections available for residents. Each suite has two bedrooms, which include beds, study desks, rocking chairs, wardrobes, couch, and television stand. 

Peyton Finley Apartments

Built in 1982, these co-ed Garden-style apartments on the west side of campus features four buildings which house upper-classmen. Each building provides a living area of approximately 3,870 square feet with wireless Internet connections. Peyton Finley features a beautiful courtyard at the center of the Apartment’s private entrances. Large living areas include dens, bathroom, and eating areas. Each unit contain a washer and dryer area. Peyton Finley appeals to the private, independent student looking for apartment-style living on campus.

Willetta McGinty Apartments

Built in 1982 and clustered on the east side of campus, these co-ed Garden-style apartments are interconnected by breezeways. Each building, with 3,872 square feet of living area, contains four separate apartments with wireless Internet connections. For those students who enjoy their privacy and apartment-style living, McGinty Apartments are for you. Large living areas allow students to customize their apartments to fit their specific needs. All the convenience of an apartment but located on campus. The best of both worlds.

New Facility I

Built in 2011 and located on the east side of the campus, this four-story, contemporary co-ed residence provides living spaces for 250 students. The hall has single and double bedroom layouts for upper-class male and female students. This building features suite-style accommodations with bathrooms, study rooms, food preparation areas, and wireless Internet connections. Large, brand new laundry facilities are located on the first floor. Technically equipped conference rooms, study rooms, and other amenities are also available.

New Facility II

Built in 2011 and located on the east side of the campus, this four-story, contemporary co-ed residence provides living spaces for 250 students. The hall has single and double bedroom layouts for upper-class male and female students. This building features suite-style accommodations with bathrooms, study rooms, food preparation areas, and wireless Internet connections. Large, brand new laundry facilities are located on the first floor. Technically equipped conference rooms, study rooms, and other amenities are also available to all students.

Willease S. Simpson Hall

Simpson Hall provides accommodations to returning male students. Sitting atop one of the campus knolls, this 4 and ½ story brick property was built in 1966. Simpson has one of the largest student community rooms on campus, with wireless connections available for residents. A separate ground-floor entrance provides access to ASU’s Health Center. This Hall is unique in that there is 1 individual to a room offering the ultimate in privacy. Located centrally on campus, Simpson Hall provides easy access to the Student Center, classes, and the library/media center.