Living Options

East and West Halls

These two residence halls house 174 students each, and are arranged in a co-ed living environment. There is a mix of freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors. Students living in East and West enjoy a suite style arrangement with two bedrooms sharing one bathroom. The student rooms contain a bed, dresser and desk for each student. Each room has network access, cable TV and local phone service (upon request).

Smith and Newberry Halls

These are female (Smith) and male (Newberry) residence halls. These two, nine-story halls house around 375 students each. Each building has a recreation room, formal lounge, computer lab, reception area, handicap accessibility, and a laundry room. There is also a microwave room on each floor. Elevators provide easy access to upper floors. Rooms are furnished with laminate tile flooring, Venetian blinds, desks, wardrobe closets, cable TV connections, local phone service (upon request) and network access. The rooms measure 14’8” x 12’. Each hall has a hall director responsible for daily operation. Each floor has a resident assistant (RA), specially selected and trained students with the experience and knowledge to help residents get acclimated to the halls and to university life.

Roy and Christine Sturgis Hall: The Honors College

Roy and Christine Sturgis Hall: The Honors College is the honors facility. It is designed for students participating in the Honors College and those individual earning an ACT score of 26 or higher. This hall is a coed living facility that has both single- and double-occupancy rooms. Each suite has a living room and bathroom. The living rooms are furnished with a couch, coffee table and end table. The bedrooms are furnished with a bed, dresser and desk.

International Student Center

The International Student Center is a three-story coed facility housing a mixture of both International and American students who are juniors and seniors. The building consists of one- and two-bedroom apartments. The facility provides a meeting room, recreation room, laundry room and vending area. The apartments are fully furnished with laminate tile flooring, living room furniture, two bed and desk ensembles, two closets, one bathroom, a kitchen area, cable TV connections, local phone service (upon request) and network access. The International Student Center has a hall director, a resident assistant and a faculty staff advisor. The facility also houses the International Student Office.

University Place

University Place (The U) is a brand new three-story residence hall that houses 200 first-time freshmen students and 100 upperclassmen. This building offers co-ed, suite-style living with semi-private restrooms, several games rooms, formal lounges, a reception area and multiple laundry rooms. The bedrooms are furnished with stylish study desks, chairs, and an extra-long twin bed with a built-in dresser unit. Your living experience is enhanced by your own lockable closet, cable television and high speed wireless network access. 

Reddie Villas

This brand new apartment complex (opened August 2016) houses 240 upperclass and transfer students. Reddie Villas is located on the north campus adjacent to the Henderson State softball field and the Ken Duke Golf Center. This gated community includes five buildings plus a clubhouse and provides living accommodations for upperclassmen only. In each fully furnished apartment you will found four private bedrooms, four private bathrooms, a kitchen, laundry room, living room and balcony. Your private bedroom is furnished with a full-sized bed with built-in dresser unit, large walk-in closet, stylish desk and chair, window blinds, cable television connection and high-speed network connection. Your spacious kitchen is fully equipped with with beautiful granite countertops and stainless steel appliances that include a dishwasher, garbage disposal, stove, microwave and refrigerator. 

Ridge Pointe

Ridge Pointe is Henderson’s first university-owned apartment complex that houses 264 students. This gated community grants upperclassmen access to guaranteed parking, a kitchen and the options of an efficiency, two bedroom or four bedroom apartment. Ridge Pointe residents will enjoy new furnishings and appliances. When you arrive you will find that your apartment is fully furnished. Each apartment includes a complete living room set, patio area and a kitchen which features a new dishwasher, electric stove and refrigerator. The bedrooms of each 2 or 4 bedroom apartment include two bathrooms, extra-long twin beds, a nightstand, a desk, a desk chair, a walk-in wardrobe closet, window blinds, cable TV connection and data port for internet connection.

Hall Councils

The Hall Councils, one for each residence hall or apartment complex, provide a prime opportunity for residents to assert themselves in leadership roles and influence their environment. Each resident is invited to become an active member of their council. For further information on how to participate in your hall council, contact your hall director or resident assistant.