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 through Parking Services.
  • Staff of 5 Resident Advisors, 1 Assistant Area Coordinator, and 1 Assistant Director

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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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