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West Campus

West Campus (Thompson Point) is located next to Campus Lake and Thompson Woods. This area offers suite-style rooms (two bedrooms separated by a private bathroom) in eleven residence halls and a commons building. The majority of the rooms are doubles. A limited number of singles and triples is available.

Thompson Point Residence Halls
The eleven 3-story residence halls (Abbott, Bailey, Baldwin, Bowyer, Brown, Felts, Kellogg, Pierce, Smith, Steagall and Warren), known as Thompson Point, offer suite-style rooms, private bathrooms, lounges on each floor and laundry on the lower levels. Accessible rooms are available for students with mobility impairments.

Lentz Commons
Lentz Commons houses the area office, a dining hall, mail room, student lounge, computer lab and an additional accessible laundry room.

There are three hall directors in West Campus and one assistant hall director. Hall directors for West Campus typically supervise three to five buildings, depending on their other responsibilities.