Parker Hall is one of the Legacy Halls on the OSU campus, and is home to the College of Engineering, Architecture, and Technology (CEAT) freshmen Living Learning Program.
UPDATE: Parker Hall is undergoing a multi-year renovation, and work is scheduled for completion Fall 2017. Check out the updates and improvements below:
Floors 2 - 5
- All resident rooms have new wood grain laminate floor, new coverings on the built-in shelf and vanity, as well as new blinds and each room door has been refaced.
- The bathrooms have all new mirrors, faucets and shower heads, and new privacy doors have been installed for the toilet and shower stalls.
- Lounges have been painted and have a calendar grid on the wall so you can easily see what is happening and can plan your schedule with ease.
- New bed frames have been installed on the fourth and fifth floors (2nd and 3rd floors received them last year).
- The first floor desk area has been gutted, walls removed, and a new glass storefront will be installed. This space will be used for individual and small group meetings and advising.
- The first floor kitchen is being repainted, new hardware is being installed, and new full size appliances will also be added!
- A personalized Parker Hall light is being added to the first floor lounge to provide a dedicated space for the pool table!
- The basement has undergone the most radical renovation. The walls have been removed, the ceilings exposed, and new carpet, paint, lighting, and furniture will provide a dedicated study and gathering location for all residents.
- There will also be a glass enclosed presentation room, and the laundry room will have all new drainage, as well as new washers and dryers!
- The public bathroom is also being renovated and will have a fresh new look.
- WiFi has been added to the entire building!
- We have also cleaned the exterior of the building for a fresh appearance.
- Double Rooms
- Each resident gets a twin bed and mattress, desk, desk chair, built-in closet and dresser
- Cable TV outlet in room
- High Speed Ethernet connection for each resident
- Nine Month Contracts Only
- Co-Ed by Floor
- On-site free laundry facility
- On-site community kitchen
- Near-by recreation areas including basketball and volleyball
Floor Plan Layout
Traditional Double Bedroom at OSU Parker Hall:
General Dimensions of OSU Traditional Style Dorm Double Bedroom: