Great Basin Hall

Great Basin Hall is a STEM community focused on supporting and promoting the academic success of students pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. You can explore Great Basin Hall online using our virtual tour or view a video with residence hall highlights.

Explore Great Basin Hall

You can take a self-guided, virtual tour of Great Basin Hall using the link below. For residents who are unable to use this interactive tour, we've created a video tour highlighting Great Basin Hall's main features.

Hall features

This residence hall is designed to house 400 students, both freshmen, and upperclassmen, with primarily suite-style living arrangements. Most of these suites can accommodate four residents in two bedrooms, with a common bathroom. Additionally, Great Basin Hall provides a limited number of single and triple rooms. Building amenities include a computer lab and innovation lab/workspace for project designs. The building recently received recognition for its environmental achievements as a  LEED Gold Certified building.

  • Five (5) floors, housing up to 400 STEM students in suite-style living arrangements
  • Television and quiet-study lounges on every floor
  • Laundry and vending facilities located on the first floor
    • Laundry facilities feature washers and dryers that accept mobile pay through the PayRange App. For more information, visit the WASH Mobile Pay webpage
  • Wireless internet in all rooms and common spaces (wired options in each room)
  • Front desk open 24 hours/day during academic session
  • 24-hour computer lab and innovation lab for project designs

Room layout and features

  • Same gender by suite; most suites have a bed to bathroom ratio of 4:1 (2 bedrooms each with 2 beds) and one bathroom to be shared by 4 residents
  • Some single and triple rooms available
  • Each resident has a single bed with 80" long mattress (beds may be bunked)
  • Each resident has a desk, chair, dresser, wastebasket, and closet
  • Blinds on all windows
  • Great Basin Hall, viewed from the east
  • Great Basin Hall, viewed from the south
  • The lobby of Great Basin Hall features a front desk, fireplace, and lounge areas
  • Elevators in the lobby of Great Basin Hall.
  • Each floor of Great Basin Hall includes television and quiet-study lounges.
  • Students using a collaborative study space in Great Basin Hall.
  • A television lounge in Great Basin Hall.
  • Students enjoying a television lounge in Great Basin Hall.
  • A bathroom in one of the dorm rooms in Great Basin Hall.
  • The laundry facilities in Great Basin Hall include lounge and seating areas.
  • Great Basin Hall in the evening, viewed from the west