Features and Rates

As a companion hall to Hammons House, this eight-story residence hall offers housing accommodations for 576 men and women on six single-gender floors. One coed upper classman student floor is available in Hutchens House.

Each two- and four-person suite has laminate flooring and has one or two bedrooms, a private bathroom, and a kitchenette. Hutchens House maintains a visitation policy on all single-gender floors with fewer restrictions on the weekends and a more liberal visitation policy on the upper-class floor. This hall remains open during all vacation periods and requires all residents to have a meal plan and BoomerMeals.

Special features

Hutchens House offers an aerobics workout room, music practice rooms, a central laundry facility, a TV lounge, ice and vending machines, a recreation area and the Garst Dining Center, which connects Hutchens House to Hammons House. There is also a computer lab offering the latest in hardware and software technology, including Internet access, word processing and spreadsheet packages, and laser printing.

In addition, Hutchens House residents may connect to the University's network through the data ports provided in each room. Wireless access is available throughout the building and the Garst Dining Center.

Room styles

Hutchens House has:

  1. 2-person suites
  2. 4-person suites

Hutchens House room specifications


Hutchens House remains open during vacation periods. Rates vary depending on the meal plan and suite-style option selected by the student and do not reflect the BoomerMeals part of the meal plan.

Visit the Residence Hall Rates Page


  • Completely smoke and tobacco-free
  • Air-conditioned
  • Extended basic cable TV
  • In-house computer lab
  • Data ports in each living unit
  • Aerobics room
  • Ice machine
  • Central kitchen facility

Hutchens House - laundry facility

  • In-house laundry facility
  • In-hall music practice room
  • Piano in common area
  • Study rooms
  • TV lounge
  • Vending machines
  • Meal plans required
  • 24/2 visitation
  • 24/7 visitation