Placer Hall

Residence Life is proud to welcome you to Placer Hall.  This new six-story building was developed for second-year students and offers 50 suite-style units, each with a living room and a bathroom. Built in an industrial-loft design, Placer features exposed ceilings, concrete floors, and exposed piping -- creating an urban oasis on campus.  About half of the suites consist of 2 double bedrooms, while the other suites have 4 single bedrooms. Community lounges, kitchens and group study spaces are provided throughout the building.  

Highlights of Placer Hall include:

  • Suites equipped with loftable beds, desk/chair, wardrobe, couch, and coffee table
  • 3 community kitchens
  • 1 large group study room and 3 small group study rooms
  • Large 1st floor gaming lounge with a pool table
  • 3 lounges
  • Grubby Gold laundry room on 1st floor
  • Parking available in yellow parking lots (around Rocker I, Rocker II, and Placer) or in main campus lots (Red parking). The Placer yellow parking permit is limited and available on a first come, first serve basis starting July 1 (through Parking Services).
  • Staff of 5 Resident Assistants, 1 Assistant Area Coordinator, and 1 Area Coordinator

Placer Hall Single Suite

Average Living Room 17'7'' x 9'5''
Average Bedroom 8' x 9'10''

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Placer Hall Double Suite

Average Living Room 13' x 9'5''
Average Bedroom 14'7'' x 9'10''

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Take a Tour!

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2017-2018 IMPORTANT DATES

  • Thurs. Dec. 14, 12noon
    All Housing Closes for Winter Break
  • Sat. Jan. 6, 12noon
    All Housing Opens for Spring Semester
  • Sat. March 3, 12noon
    Residence Halls close for Spring Break (Rocker I/II remain open)
  • Sun. March 11, 8am
    Residence Halls re-open after Spring Break
  • Sat. May 5, 12noon
    All residential buildings close