First Year Halls

Our first year communities are where many of our students meet life-long friends! From sand volleyball games behind McKean to relaxing times on the Ward balcony, students have many different ways of making the residence halls their new home away from home!

McKean Hall

McKean Hall

  • Location: Lakeside near Campus Center
  • Capacity: 228
  • Room Types: 90 doubles, 15 singles, 8 triples
  • Building Features: Community-style bathrooms, elevator, beach volleyball, outdoor classroom, living room at the end of each hall, all female floor (placement upon request to reslife@rollins.edu)
  • Furnishings: Extra-long twin bed, wardrobe, dresser, desk, desk chair and window blinds

Rex Beach Hall

Rex Beach

  • Location: Along Holt Avenue between Cornell Fine Arts Museum and Tiedke Concert Hall
  • Capacity: 52
  • Room Types: 23 doubles, 3 singles
  • Building Features: Community-style bathrooms, outdoor patio and beach area, classroom, lounge, kitchenette
  • Furnishings: Extra-long twin bed, closet, dresser, desk, desk chair and window blinds

Strong Hall 220

  • Location: Corner of French Avenue and Holt Avenue
  • Capacity: 18
  • Room Types: 9 doubles
  • Building Features: Suite-style bathrooms, elevator, lounge, kitchen
  • Furnishings: Extra-long twin bed, closet, dresser, desk, desk chair and window blinds

Strong Hall 221

  • Location: Corner of French Avenue and Holt Avenue
  • Capacity: 19
  • Room Types: 9 doubles
  • Building Features: Suite-style bathrooms, elevator, lounge, kitchen
  • Furnishings: Extra-long twin bed, closet, dresser, desk, desk chair and window blinds


Ward Hall

Ward Hall

  • Location: Lakeside near Olin Library
  • Capacity: 193
  • Room Types: 87 doubles, 9 singles, 3 triples
  • Building Features: Community-style bathrooms, elevator, 2 lounges, classroom, balcony, kitchen
  • Furnishings: Extra-long twin bed, closet, dresser, desk, desk chair and window blinds