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Chitwood Hall

Chitwood Hall

Explore room locations and layouts on each floor by referencing the Floor Plans. Additionally, take a closer look at the common room dimensions for each room using our Room Diagram examples (room layouts and dimensions may vary).

Floor Plan

Room Diagram


Chitwood Hall is a co-ed, built-in furniture residence hall. The First Year Success (FYS) Learning Community is located on the southwest side of campus near the College of Architecture and the Law School, and is only available to incoming freshman. Features of the hall include a TV lounge, and access to the new Chitwood/Weymouth Learning Center. Limitless laundry lounges are available for all residents.

All rooms are furnished with built-in furniture including chests of drawers, pullout beds, desks, chairs, closets with overhead storage and a sink.

Unique Features

  • Double rooms
  • Sam Place West located nearby in the Wiggins Complex
  • Built-in, non-movable furniture. Check out the the quick guide for more information
  • Close to the Education building, Media and Communication building, and College of Architecture building
  • Near Coleman Hall and connected to Weymouth Hall on the southwest side of campus

Learning Community Information

Learning Community. First Year Success. EST. 1966The First Year Success Learning Community provides a unique experience for first-time freshman students to live together in an environment supporting their academic, personal, and professional success. Residents are challenged to explore six areas of interest: Academics, Community Culture, Leadership, Spirit and Traditions, Service and Wellness. Our goal is to help our residents become better aware of the countless opportunities and resources available at Texas Tech. Through these activities and events, you will have the chance to develop connections with students, faculty, and staff, while having fun! Most importantly, these experiences promote self-discovery and personal growth.

Fixed Furniture Videos

The following video tour explores the Stangel/Murdough complex, fixed-furniture rooms. The floor layout in Stangel/Murdough is unique for the complex, but the rooms are similar to Hulen, Clement, Wall, Gates, Chitwood, Weymouth, and Coleman.