Close to mid-campus lies the Central Residential Area which is made up of nine traditionally-styled buildings. All Central residence halls are coed. However, Van Meter Hall has several female-only floors and male-only floors; Brett and Brooks Halls are barrier-free and fully accessible for disabled students. Brett also offers Break (9-month) Housing (September through May).
Central Residential Area currently features:
First-Year Residential Academic Programs (RAPs)
Van Meter: HFA Connect RAP, Literary Perspectives RAP, Cultural Explorations RAP, Performing & Visual Arts Majors RAP
Gorman: Diversity & Society RAP, Investigating Politics RAP, IMPACT: Self-Awareness, Social Justice & Service RAP
Wheeler: Global Perspectives RAP, Global Viewpoints RAP
Other Area Features
Snack bar in Greenough Hall
The Josephine White Eagle Native American Cultural Center in Chadbourne Hall
Central is in close proximity to the Studio Arts building, Fine Arts Center, Newman Center, University Health Services, Isenberg School of Management, Franklin Dining Commons, and more.