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Built in 1965, Veronica Hall is a traditional style residence hall which houses approximately 128 First Year students. Veronica Hall is single sex based on wing due to sharing common bathrooms. Veronica Hall is a four-story residence hall with an elevator, laundry room, and study box on the ground floor. Veronica Hall is also home to the Office of Residence Life, the West Side Information Desk, the Social Work Department, Health and Wellness Offices, and campus Holy Savior Chapel. Veronica is named after Mother Veronica, the Foundress of the Bernardine Franciscan Sisters in the United States.
The residential themed community Pulse is housed in this building. Pulse strives to engage students who have selected health science-based majors (i.e. Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Athletic Training, Addictions and Mental Health Treatment, and Health Science)
Each room is a single bedroom for 2-3 students to share and students have access to a community bathroom in their hall.
Bedrooms are supplied with one bed, dresser, desk, and closet/wardrobe for each person residing in the room.
Veronica Hall offers:
- Study box
- A laundry room (free for student use)
- Snack and soda machines
- Lobby Computer Lab and Printing
Building Video Tour
Veronica Hall Building Information
Class Level: First Year Students are housed in Veronica Hall.
Residential Communities: The Pulse community is housed in Veronica Hall.
Types of Rooms: Veronica Hall has fifty-five double bedrooms and nine triple bedrooms.
Air Conditioning: Veronica Hall has air-conditioning with an AC unit in each bedroom.
Window Treatments: All windows have internal mini blinds. There are two windows, therefore two tension rods are needed for hanging curtains. Curtains would need to be 32” wide x 61” long.
Carpeting: Residents must supply their own carpet. Two carpets 10’ x 5’ carpets will cover the tile floor.
Bedroom Closet Width: In Veronica Hall, bedrooms do not have closets; each room is given a wardrobe to use as a closet instead. There are two types of wardrobes used in the building: (1) with a bottom drawer and (2) without a bottom drawer. Each type has a different dimensions:(1) 58.5” high x 34” wide & 21.5” deep and (2) 73” high x 28” wide & 21.5” deep.
Sheets: Mattresses are extra long twin.
Appliances: One internet jack is available per resident. Each bedroom is allowed one microwave, one small refrigerator, and one coffee pot with automatic shut-off.
Bathroom: Veronica hall has community bathrooms with each hallway sharing the facilities.
Furniture: Each resident will have one adjustable bed, desk, desk chair and closet or wardrobe.
Bed: 30” maximum height of adjustable bed
Elevator: Buildings is equipped with an elevator.
Laundry: A common laundry room is available for students. Laundry on campus is free for students.