Hughes Hall is designated as a first-year hall. Hughes Hall houses 148 students in a variety of room configurations, and is located along the Shirley Street extension between Dana Hall and Bullock Hall. Hughes Hall is within a short walk of Dana Commons, Carlson Hall, the Kneller Athletic Complex, the Lasry Center for Bioscience, the Higgins University Center, and the Maywood Street, Dana, and Bullock Residence Halls.
Hughes Hall features shared common space, including a large social lounge on the basement level, laundry facilities, and a variety of kitchens, semi-private bathrooms.
Hughes Hall incorporates a variety of single, double, and triple rooms both in and outside of suites. Rooms in suites share a private bathroom and common area. Other rooms share semi-private bathrooms and shared kitchens. Suite style housing in Hughes are all 4 bedroom suites with either four double rooms or two double rooms and two single rooms. All bedrooms in the suite are connected by a common area and a bathroom. Almost all rooms are unique in shape and size, but regardless of layout each room is equipped with beds and mattresses (extra long twins), desks, chairs, bookshelves, built in closets, and window drapes. Also provided are cable and high speed internet service.
Please note: because of the variety of room size and shapes in Hughes Hall, we can not provide specific room dimensions.
The majority of bathrooms in this Residence Hall are gender neutral. Each bathroom is single stalled and lockable and contains a shower and toilet. The one exception is one non-gendered bathroom in the basement that has two stalls and two showers.