The Northeast Residential Area is comprised of nine traditionally-styled buildings that form a quadrangle around a large grassy area known as the "Quad". Knowlton Hall is barrier-free and accessible for physically disabled students. Johnson Hall offers Break (9-month) Housing (September through May).
Northeast Residential Area currently features:
SophoMORE Hall: located in Hamlin
Living and Learning Community: Thatcher Language & Culture House (located in Thatcher Hall) which features living/learning programs in French, Japanese, Chinese, Italian, German and Spanish
Defined Residential Communities
Asian-American Student Program located in Lewis Hall
First-Year Residential Academic Programs (RAPs)
Crabtree: Nursing Majors RAP, Vet & Animal Science Majors RAP
Dwight: Engineering Exploratory RAP
Knowlton: Social Justice & Activism RAP, Sustainability & Society RAP
Leach: Engineering Majors RAP
Mary Lyon: CNS Connect RAP, Scientific Thinking RAP
Thatcher: Global Opportunities RAP
Other Area Features
Volleyball court in the quad
Close proximity to Campus Center, College of Engineering, School of Education, School of Public Health & Health Sciences, Totman Gym, Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center, Worcester Dining Commons and more.