First Year Residence
Three RAs work in the building to foster an inclusive environment. It is located next to Founders Hall and the Goat’s Head Restaurant.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What are the amenities in Institute Hall housing?
- Common room lounge areas located on the garden level with TV/tech connections and a smaller study lounge on the second floor
- 2 multi-use bathrooms on each floor and 2 single use bathrooms on the garden level of the building
- Laundry facilities are located on the garden level
- Elevator access
- Two dining locations, Goat’s Head Restaurant and On the Go Convenience, on the first floor of Founders Hall.
What is provided for furniture/appliances in Institute Hall housing?
- Bedrooms are outfitted with a bed, desk, desk chair, wardrobe, and dresser for each resident.
- Institute wardrobes have a shelf, hanging bar for clothes, and a door.
- All WPI furniture must remain in the room.
- Common rooms are outfitted with soft seating (for example – couches, chairs, etc.).
- Internet access/cable