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Murphy Hall
Murphy Hall
  • Hall Population: 150
  • Resident Assistants: 6
  • Year Built:1966

Murphy Hall

Murphy Hall is named in for Reverend John F. Murphy, CSB, the College's first president.

Murphy Hall is located next to the baseball and softball fields and is also home to one of the campus dining halls. Each floor has a lounge, two community bathrooms, and laundry facilities.


Year Built: 1966
Hall Population: 150

Hall Features

Floor Plan: Corridor style. Double on ground and main floors. Singles, doubles, and a standard triple room on the second floor. All rooms have a sink.  Community bathrooms. 
Resident Assistants: 6.
Student Population: First-year students.
Gender: Male and female, by floor, by room.
Amenities: Murphy Dining Hall. Lounges with stovetop and microwave. Free laundry facilities on each floor. Vending machines and wireless internet.
Fire Safety: Smoke detectors and alarms.

Room Features & Dimensions

Avg. Room Size (Double Rooms): 11' x 20'
Avg. Room Size (Single Rooms): 9' x 12'
Heating/Cooling: Building wide heating, no air conditioning.
Lighting: Overhead lighting
One twin extra-long bed, desk, dresser, closet per resident.
Bed & Mattress: Mattresses are twin extra-long (80” long and 37” wide). Beds are adjustable to be off the floor from 10” – 32”.
Avg. Closet Size: 22" deep, 40" wide, and 60" tall.  Each closet includes a hanger bar and storage shelf on top.

Room Set-Up

Both due to a limited supply of extra bed frames and being that students will be not tripled this year, beds may not be lofted, however, beds may be adjusted in height. Although the beds are not lofted, they will be set to the highest adjustment (approximately 28-30 inches high) to provide storage underneath. We chose this as the standard it is the most common furniture set-up that students request.

Facilities Services will be available in the residence halls on move-in day to assist students who wish to adjust their bed height and/or move furniture.

Room Layouts