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First-year housing in Somers Hall

Students sitting in a Somers Hall lounge area at St. Scholastica

Somers Hall is the place where community begins and long-lasting friendships develop. Exclusive to our traditional first-year students, students will either be placed in our traditional two person dorm rooms or our four person suites, which includes shared living and learning spaces.

Building features

  • Greenview Dining Room
  • Lounges and study areas
  • Kitchenettes on each residential floor
  • Free laundry on-site
  • Wireless internet access
  • Student Health Service


St. Scholastica knows housing costs are an important factor in the college selection process. Visit our tuition and fees page to see the most up-to-date housing information.

Somers dorms

Two students in their room in Somers's Hall at St. Scholastica

Recently renovated, Somers dorms is the largest residential building on-campus. The building features traditional 2 person dorm rooms in a communal hallway with shared bathrooms. All floors in Somers dorms are co-ed, with wings separated based on gender. There may be co-ed wings as well. ADA rooms are available.

Dorm features

  • Standard dorm room measures approximately 9'3" x 17'4"
  • Furnishings: twin XL beds, dressers, desks and chairs
  • Built-in sinks and closets in each room
  • Meal plan required

Somers suites

Student sitting in her room in Somers Hall at St. Scholastica.

Each suite holds 4 students in a 2 bedroom unit with a small living room and bathroom. All floors in Somers suites are co-ed with each suite designated by a specific gender.

Suite features

  • Bedrooms measure roughly 10' x 10' and 10' x 14'
  • All suites include a living room and 3/4 bathroom (sinks, toilet and a shower)
  • Bedroom furnishings: twin beds, dressers, desks and chairs
  • Living room furnishings: couch, chairs and coffee table
  • Meal plan required