Palmerton Hall

Built in the late 1960's and housing approximately 200 students, Palmerton Hall is the one of the tallest buildings on campus with 5 floors. Palmerton was completely renovated in 2010 with all common spaces receiving an update in 2016. All of the floors have common area bathrooms and common lobbies in the middle of the floor. Kitchen areas are also provided on each floor. Palmerton is primarily home to freshmen residents. All rooms are double occupancy and come with a bed that can be lofted with the provided lofting kit.

Key Features of Palmerton Hall

  • Community rooms on each floor with study tables and white boards
  • Grubby Gold laundry room in the lower level
  • Connected to PC Commons - a large gathering space with games, TVs, lounge furniture, and a kitchenette
  • Adjacent to the PC Fire Plaza - an outdoor area featuring a fire pit and picnic tables
  • Staff of 9 Resident Advisors, 1 Residential Peer Mentor, and 1 Area Coordinator
Palmerton Hall Double

Palmerton Hall Double - Room 15'6" x 10'6"


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2020-2021 IMPORTANT DATES

October 15
Spring 2021 Housing Application live
Extended Sem. Housing (Nov. 25 - Dec. 9.) Application still open
Winter Break Housing (Dec. 9 - Jan. 7) Application live

November 25 (12pm)
Housing Closes for Fall Semester 

January 8 (7:30am)
Housing Opens for Spring Semester

March 6 (12pm)
Residence Halls Close for Spring Break

March 14 (8am)
Residence Halls Open after Spring Break

May 8 (12pm)
Housing Closes for Year