Barker Hall

Barker Hall was built in 1954, renovated in 2002, and had a 76-bed addition completed in Fall 2005. It is located at 603 N Buxton Street.  With the addition, Barker Hall will house 189 first-year men and women in a variety of double, triple, and quad rooms on 3 floors. The building in split into 6 single-sex wings, and each wing has community bath facilities . The first floor has a main lounge area, while the lower level houses an additional large lounge space, a laundry and vending area, and a computer room. The hall kitchen is on the second floor. Also located in the heart of campus, Barker Hall is adjacent to Pfeiffer Dining Hall and near Dunn Library. Barker Hall is a substance-free building (no smoking, alcohol, etc.)

Barker Hall offers the following amenities:

  • 82 rooms with a mixture of doubles, triples, and quads
  • Substance-free living
  • Individual room thermostat controls
  • Lounge/study area, and a computer room on the first floor.
  • A kitchen area on the second floor
  • Laundry facilities on lower level
  • Community restroom facilities on each floor
  • Typical Barker room size: 11′ x 12’3″

Barker Floor Plans with Room Measurements


Residence Life

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