About Cauthorn Hall

Kitchens

  • Cauthorn Hall has a kitchen on the first floor that's available for all hall residents to use 24/7.
  • It includes a refrigerator, microwave, cooktop and oven.
  • In addition to the first floor kitchen, each floor has a shared microwave for residents.
  • Cooking equipment can be checked out from the front desk.

Lounges

  • Cauthorn has a main lounge on the ground floor with couches, tables, games and free cable TV.
  • Each of the other floors also has an additional lounge, with couches, study spaces, and TV.
  • It's available to residents 24/7.
  
Laundry Room

Laundry in Oregon State University residence halls is free for residents; no coins or cards are required.

  • The Poling Hall laundry room is located in the basement.
  • Residents should bring their own laundry soap and other supplies.
  • Liquid detergent is preferred.
  • Laundry pods must be placed in the washer itself.

See which machines in Poling Hall are currently available.

  
Trash and Recycling

Each resident room has a bin for trash and a bin for recycling. When the room bins are full, residents need to empty them in the building's trash and recycling areas.

  • Bottles, cans and paper: recycle these items inside, in the gray recycling bins in the lobby area on the ground floor, near the front desk.
  • Corrugated cardboard: recycle cardboard outside, in the cardboard bin on the south side of the building along Intramural Lane, across from the intramural fields.
  • Trash: empty your trash can outside, in the dumpster on the south side of the building along Intramural Lane, across from the intramural fields.

Learn more about recycling on campus.

  
Bike Storage Information
  • Indoor bike storage room in the basement 

  • Outdoor bike racks at entrances. 

 

Bathrooms in Cauthorn Hall

  • two single-user gender-inclusive restrooms (toilet and sink only)
  • one single-user gender-inclusive restroom (toilet and sink only)
  • one multi-user men's bathroom
  • one multi-user women's bathroom
  • one multi-user gender-inclusive bathroom
  • one multi-user women's bathroom
  • one multi-user men's bathroom
  • one multi-user women's bathroom
  • one multi-user gender-inclusive bathroom
  • one multi-user men's bathroom
  • one multi-user men's bathroom
  • one multi-user women's bathroom

 

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Room types

Room details 

Sample Double (Two-Person) Room Floor Plan

 

Living-Learning Communities

Engineering Living-Learning Community: Cauthorn, along with Hawley and Buxton halls, is home to the  Engineering LLC.

This unique living community is a great way for pre-engineering students to make friendships and create connections between their in-class and out-of-class experiences. Residents can get to know College of Engineering faculty and advisors outside of the classroom, and also have access to the DamLab Makerspace, a state-of-the-art lab equipped with 3D printers, laser cutters, CNC mills and other tools, on the first floor of Buxton Hall.

Hall Staff

Professional Staff: Each hall has a professional staff member who lives on campus, supervises student staff members, and is available to meet with students one-on-one for guidance and support.

Student Staff: A team of student staff members lives in Cauthorn Hall to assist residents.

  

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