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 and 1 Assistant 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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2021-2022 IMPORTANT DATES

late June & Early July 
Fall Housing Assignment Notifications Sent

Mid July
Fall Housing Early Arrival and Meal Plan Change Request Forms Live

July 31 
New Student ID Photos Due via Checklist

August 19
New Student Move-In Day

August 20-22
Returning Student Move-In

August 23
First Day of Classes

August 23
First Day of Classes

December 9 (Noon) - January 8 (7:30am)
Residence Halls Close for Winter Break

March 6 (Noon) - March 14 (8am)
Residence Halls Close for Spring Break
Rocker Square Apartments Do Not Close

May 8 (Noon)
Residence Halls Close Summer Break
Graduating Seniors can depart until 9th @ 5pm