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Residence Hall Descriptions


The University of Maine campus has 17 different residence halls, providing a wide variety of building and community styles to meet students’ needs. ¬†For the 2014-2015 academic year, our communities and halls will include:

  • 7 residence halls dedicated to first-year students, including Androscoggin, Knox, Cumberland, Gannett, Somerset, Oxford, and York Halls
  • 7 different First Year Experience Living Learning Communities, which provide first-year students the opportunity to live with peers who share a common interest
  • 2 floors dedicated to new, second-year transfer students, located in Kennebec Hall
  • 4 residence halls dedicated to second-year students, in Hart, Hancock, Aroostook and Kennebec Halls
  • 1 floor dedicated to second-year students who choose to lead a chem-free lifestyle, on the 4th floor of Aroostook Hall
  • 3 residence halls for Honors students, including Penobscot, Colvin and Balentine Halls
  • 2 on-campus apartment complexes for juniors and seniors, including DTAV and Patch Halls

For more information, please check out the links above.