Named in honor of Rev. John C. Murphy, the College's first president, Murphy Hall houses both first-year and upperclass students in double and triple rooms.
Murphy Hall is located next to the baseball and softball fields. First-year students are located on the ground and main floors in doubles and triples while upperclass students reside on the second floor. Each floor has a lounge, two community bathrooms, and laundry facilities. Murphy Hall is also home to one of the campus dining halls.
Year Built: 1966
Hall Population: 180
Floor Plan: Corridor style. Standard triple on second floor, rebate triples on ground main and second floors, double rooms, single rooms. Community bathrooms.
Resident Assistants: 6.
Student Population: Freshmen, ground floor and main floor. Upperclassmen, second floor.
Gender: Male and female, by floor, by room.
Amenities: Dining hall. Lounges with stovetop, microwave and wireless access, free laundry facilities on each floor, vending machines, wireless internet.
Fire Safety: Smoke detectors and alarms.
Avg. Room Size (Double/Rebate Triple Rooms): 11' x 20'
Avg. Room Size (Single Rooms): 9' x 12'
Heating/Cooling: Building wide heating, no air conditioning.
Furniture: One twin extra-long bed, desk, dresser, closet per resident. Beds may be bunked and/or lofted.
Mattress Size: 84" long, 37" wide