Penobscot Hall

Welcome to Penobscot Hall

Penobscot Hall is named after Penobscot County in which the University is located. The word Penobscot is derived from a local Native American tribal word for “where the rocks widen.”

Located on the west side of campus, Penobscot Hall is a five-minute walk to York DiningWells Central, and Fogler Library.

Penobscot Hall

Send mail and packages to this address:
Penobscot Hall, Room Number
Orono, ME 04469

Physical address:
12 Penobscot Drive
Orono, ME 04469

Room Dimensions

Single: 10’9″ long, 9’ wide and 7’2″ high
Double: 16’3″ long, 11’11″ wide and 7’2″ high


Double rooms have two closets, bookshelves, dressers, desks, and chairs.


Single: 46″ wide, 10.5″ deep and 47″ high
Double: 82″ wide, 10″ deep and 46″ high


18″ wide, 9.5″ deep and 82″ high


46″ wide, 16″ deep and 90″ high.
Rod to floor: 61 inches.


42″ wide, 24″ deep and 30″ high.
Maximum height underneath: 26 inches.
Standard chair included


37.5″ wide, 19″ deep and 47″ high.

Student room in Penobscot Hall

Penobscot Hall Photo Gallery

Penobscot Hall double room facing window
Smiling students in Penobscot Hall double room
Penobscot Hall lounge with pingpong & vending
Penobscot Hall double room facing door
Two female students studying in Penosbscot Hall double room
Smiling students playing foosball and relaxing in Pensobcot Hall lounge