F. Don James Hall

Residence Life


F. Don James Hall

jamesJames Hall, the home of the Jaguars (building mascot) was constructed in 1994 and is the largest coed residence hall with 415 students. This eight story suite-style residence hall offers three or four bedrooms with a common living room and bathroom. Each living room is furnished with a sofa and tables. Residents of James Hall enjoy air conditioning and two computer labs for residents' use. This hall also provides a study lounge and recreation lounge. Due to these features, this building is a popular choice for new and returning students alike. The laundry room located on the eighth floor contains ten washers and ten dryers that run off of the Blue Chip Debit Card. James Hall is staffed by 14 Resident Assistants (RA), one Senior Resident Assistant (SRA), and a full time Area Coordinator (AC).

Residence Hall Director: Derwin Hill
Office Phone: 860-832-3442
Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

James Hall Room Facts
Room Dimensions: 12' by 14' 
Window Dimensions: 48" by 54"
Types of Rooms: 200 Doubles 
Mattress Length: Extra Long Twin
Type of Beds: Free Standing Beds


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What the students are saying about F. Don James Hall 

"I love living on campus because it gives me a chance to be involved in my community and it allows me to know 
what it's like to be a part of something proactive." -Lindsey Kelley, Accounting