SMITH HALL EAST

Named in honor of Ohio Wesleyan's 11th president, Elden T. Smith '32, Smith Hall is a five-story building that houses students in two wings (Smith East and Smith West) joined by a two-story community area. Smith East accommodates 229 students, while 140 students live in Smith West. Both buildings are coed by suite. Smith East is staffed by one professional Residential Life Coordinator (RLC) and 8 student Resident Assistants (RAs). Smith West employs one professional Residential Life Coordinator (RLC) and four student Resident Assistants (RAs). All first-year students in Smith West are part of the YearOne program, which provides extra support and guidance to first-year students as they transition to the college environment.

ROOMS

A standard suite consists of two double-occupancy bedrooms and a bathroom. Each bedroom measures approximately 9' x 11' x 8' and contains two XL bunked twin beds (39" x 80"). Each student has two 2-drawer dressers, which can be stacked or separated and stored under the bed. Two desks (with chairs) are also located in each bedroom as is a cable television connection and computer/Internet connection. Cable television service is provided at no additional cost. All of the rooms in the suite are accessed by a common hallway. In this hallway, there are three closets, two that measure approximately 6' x 2' with two shelves and one that measures approximately 4' x 2' also with two shelves. The bathroom contains a shower (with shower door), a vanity area with two sinks, and a private commode.

AMENITIES

  • Academic - Study rooms are available on each floor.
  • Recreational - A large common room, complete with television, couches, and a pool table, and a separate vending machines room are both located on the second floor.
  • The Smith Date Study, also located on the second floor, can be reserved for programming.
  • Kitchen Facilities - The fourth floor kitchen contains an electric range, refrigerator, and sink.
  • Laundry Facilities - There are six washers and six dryers located on the first floor. These machines are available at no additional cost to the student.
  • Dining - Smith Dining Hall, located on the first floor of Smith West is an unlimited portion facility, and is famous for its weekend brunches.

MISCELLANEOUS

The Public Safety Office is located on the first floor of Smith East.

Building is air conditioned and has an elevator available for everyday use. Trash rooms are located on every floor. A vacuum cleaner, games, and other resources can be checked-out from the front desk.

SMITH HALL WEST

ROOMS

Each suite is accessed by a hallway, with two doors off the hallway at each end of the suite. In the hallway are four closets, two measuring 6' x 2' with two shelves and two measuring 34" x 22" with

one shelf. A standard four-person suite consists of two double-occupancy bedrooms, a common area, and a bathroom. Four desks (with chairs) are located in the common area (approximately 10'6" x 9'3"). Each desk has four drawers.Furniture is movable. There are two additional computer/Internet connections in the common area also.

A standard bedroom (approximately 10 1/2' x 9' x 8') contains two XL twin beds, adjustable in height, a dresser for each student. Each dresser has four drawers. There is a cable television connection and computer/Internet connection in each bedroom. The bathroom contains a shower (with shower door), a vanity with two sinks, and a private commode. There are two shelves and two drawers on either side of the sink. Four towel racks are located in the bathroom as well.

AMENITIES

  • Academic - Study rooms located on each floor.
  • Recreational - A large common room, complete with a television, couches, and a pool table is located on the second floor of the community area. Vending machines are also on the community area second floor.
  • The Smith Date Study, also located on the second floor, can be reserved for programming.
  • Kitchen Facilities - The fourth floor kitchen contains an electric range, refrigerator, and sink.
  • Laundry Facilities - There are three washers and four dryers located on the second floor of Smith West.  There is no additional cost to students to use laundry machines.
  • Dining - Smith Dining Hall, located on the first floor, is an unlimited portion facility and is famous for its weekend brunches.

Building is air conditioned. A vacuum cleaner, games, and other supplies/resources are available for check-out from the front desk.

Contact Info

Location

Office of Residential Life
Hamilton-Williams Campus Center #225
Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH 43015
P 740-368-3175
F 740-368-3174
E reslife@owu.edu

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