Offices & Services

Residential Life

Kent House

 

 

Kent House is the STEM Living Learning Community. This is a two floor building that houses both genders divided by wing. 

Located on the Hodson Green, Kent is in prime location to be at the heart of campus activity. 

 

Key Features and Measurements

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  • Kent House beds are easily adjustable in height and are extra long twin size. Kent House beds are easily adjustable in height and are extra long twin size.
  • Desks have a drawer and shelf. Desk chairs are able to be converted into 2 pieces- a padded stool and a floor rocker. Desks have a drawer and shelf. Desk chairs are able to be converted into 2 pieces- a padded stool and a floor rocker.
  • Each room has two wardrobes and two 2-drawer units. Here, you can see one of the wardrobes and both dresser units stacked together. They can be “unstacked” and put under the beds. Each room has two wardrobes and two 2-drawer units. Here, you can see one of the wardrobes and both dresser units stacked together. They can be “unstacked” and put under the beds.
  • Here you can see the other wardrobe and the 2 desk pedestals. The pedestals can be used under the desk, as a night table or placed under the bed. Here you can see the other wardrobe and the 2 desk pedestals. The pedestals can be used under the desk, as a night table or placed under the bed.
  • Here is a close up of the hook mechanism of the bed, allowing for it to be easily adjustable without special tools. Here is a close up of the hook mechanism of the bed, allowing for it to be easily adjustable without special tools.
  • Mattresses meet fire codes for college residence halls, have bed bug resistant covers, and are more firm on one side allowing a student to choose. Some students opt to bring a bed topper as well. Foam is warm but fairly cheap. A down topper is ideal and can be put into a dryer periodically. Mattresses meet fire codes for college residence halls, have bed bug resistant covers, and are more firm on one side allowing a student to choose. Some students opt to bring a bed topper as well. Foam is warm but fairly cheap. A down topper is ideal and can be put into a dryer periodically.
  • Lounges in Kent are equipped with white boards. Residents use these, the windows, and the interior glass hallway windows to write (using wipe board markers) formulas, notes, and other classwork. Lounges in Kent are equipped with white boards. Residents use these, the windows, and the interior glass hallway windows to write (using wipe board markers) formulas, notes, and other classwork.
  • Kent has a re-fillable bottle station on the 1st floor. Kent has a re-fillable bottle station on the 1st floor.
  • Here you can see one half of a bathroom, showing the toilet stall side with the shower section down at the end. Here you can see one half of a bathroom, showing the toilet stall side with the shower section down at the end.
  • And here is the other half of a bathroom, showing the sinks and shower section down at the end. And here is the other half of a bathroom, showing the sinks and shower section down at the end.
  • Laundry is included in your room charge! Here is the washer display. Laundry is included in your room charge! Here is the washer display.
  • Here you can see the dryer display. Make sure you are competent in doing your laundry before you come! It’s one less thing you have to worry about learning. Here you can see the dryer display. Make sure you are competent in doing your laundry before you come! It’s one less thing you have to worry about learning.
  • Some lounges are also equipped with tables for group work or study. Some lounges are also equipped with tables for group work or study.
  • Each wing has either a water fountain or re-fillable water bottle station. Residents are encourage to bring water filtration containers that fit in your fridge and avoid bringing unsustainable throw away water bottles. Each wing has either a water fountain or re-fillable water bottle station. Residents are encourage to bring water filtration containers that fit in your fridge and avoid bringing unsustainable throw away water bottles.
  • The first floor main lobby and second floor main lounge are popular places to hang out. You can chat with everyone coming and going. The first floor main lobby and second floor main lounge are popular places to hang out. You can chat with everyone coming and going.