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Western Kentucky University

Minton Hall

Minton Hall

About Minton Hall

  • Co-Ed Residence Hall
  • Open to Freshmen - Upperclassmen
  • Honors Hall

Minton Hall is a ten story residence hall that was built in 1963 and underwent a significant renovation in 2004. It is named in honor of Dr. John Minton who was WKU's fifth President. Minton houses 406 men and women who are in the Honors College. It is located in the middle of campus across from the Downing Student Union.

*This hall closes during Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring breaks. If you need to stay on campus during those times, please apply for Barnes Campbell Hall or Bemis Lawrence Hall and list "extended living" as your most important preference.

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Room Features

  • Movable Furniture (one set per resident):
    • A low loftable, bunkable twin bed (80" x 36")
    • Desk
    • Desk Chair
    • 2-Shelf Bookcase
    • Dresser
    • Closet
    • Trash Can (one per resident) - trash bags available at the front desk
    • Recycling Can (one per room)
  • Room Dimensions: 16' x 11' 6"
  • Window Dimensions: Height: 64", Width: 48.5"
  • Window Blinds
  • Local Telephone Service
  • Cable TV
  • Internet (Wireless and Ethernet Access)

Residence Hall Rates

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Hall Features

  • Air Conditioned
  • Elevators
  • Study Lounge
  • Vending Machines
  • Laundry Room
  • Kitchen on Every Floor
  • Ice Machine
  • TV Lounge
  • Community Bathrooms

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Fire Evacuation/Floor Plans

Minton Ground Floor

Minton Floors 2-9

Minton Tenth Floor

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Minton Empty Room

Minton Closet

Closet Dimensions:

Full Height: 93.5" - Full Width: 35.5" - Depth: 23.5" - Hanging Clothes Area: 62"

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 Last Modified 9/25/14