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Gates Hall

Gates Hall

Wall/Gates Double Virtual Tour

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


Gates Hall is a coed, built-in furniture residence hall. The Tech Transfer Acceleration Program (TTAP) Learning Communities are located on the south side of campus in Gates Hall, near the Charles E. Maedgen Jr. Theatre, Music building and the Library. Men and women live on alternating floors of Gates Hall. A large lobby connects Wall Hall and Gates Hall. A study lounge and vending rooms are features of Gates Hall. Limitless laundry lounges are available for all residents.

Built-in furniture consists of pullout beds, desks, chairs, bookshelves and chests of drawers. Other furnishings include closets with overhead storage, a sink and a medicine cabinet with mirror.

Unique Features

  • Double rooms
  • The Fresh Plate is located between Wall Hall and Gates Hall
  • Built-in, non-movable furniture
  • Close to the Library, Student Union Building, and Charles E. Maegden Jr. Theatre
  • Connected to Wall Hall on the southeastern part of campus

Learning Community Information

The Arts and Sciences - Humanities Learning Community and The Arts and Sciences - Social Sciences Learning Community provides a unique experience for students admitted to the College of Arts and Sciences to live together in an environment supporting their academic, personal and professional success.

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.