Residence Halls

  • Four flat and four tall residence halls. 
  • Flat halls are handicapped accessible.
  • Laundry is free for all residents.
  • Free laundry, free cable, free Wi-Fi, microwaves in suite lounges, and flexible meal plans.
  • Easy access to Buttercup Beach, basketball court, nature trails, fishing, and wildlife watching.
  • Each residence hall offers both indoor and outdoor gathering areas for residents to prepare for class or to simply play.
  • Most main lounges have pool tables, foosball tables, TV with cable, Wi-Fi, and study areas.   
  • All resident halls are located conveniently near the gym, cafeteria, Office of Student Affairs, and the bookstore.  
  • Alcohol is permitted in the rooms of upperclassmen who are 21 yrs. or older in Albemarle and Pate (but not in the common areas courtyards, lounges and halls). Alcohol is permitted in all areas of Orange.


 Granville Dorm RoomHanging Out in the DormsVisiting Friends


Resident Directors
A Resident Director (RD)  is the professional responsible for supervising personnel and the total educational and developmental program within the residence hall.  This includes supervision of the Resident Assistants (RAs), program development, policy enforcement and facility management.  RDs are part of the Student Affairs staff, are college officials, and report to the Dean of Students.


Suite LoungeHanging Out in the Suite LoungeReading in the Suite Lounge


Residence Halls

Albemarle – RD Jose Santiago. Flat dorm for upperclassmen, co-ed.

Concord – RD Brandon Standridge. Tall dorm for freshmen gentlemen. 

Granville – RD Conor Moloney. Flat dorm for upperclassmen, co-ed. Includes six 2-bedroom, 1 bath apartments with a kitchen.

Mecklenburg – RD Amber Hancock. Tall dorm, sophomore and upperclassmen ladies.

Orange – RD Robert Hall. Flat dorm for upperclassmen over 21 yrs. old, co-ed.

Pate – RD Amber Hancock. Flat dorm for upperclassmen, co-ed. Keyless entry, individual air in rooms and new furniture. Additional charge.

Wilmington – RD Mary Cross. Tall dorm, for freshmen ladies.

Winston Salem – RD Denzel Vaughn. Tall dorm for sophomore and upperclassmen gentlemen.


Layout of Flat and Tall Residence Halls


 Flat Dorm LayoutTall Dorm Layout


Dimensions and Sketch of Empty Dorm Rooms

Dorm Room DimensionsDiagram of an Empty Dormroom