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Halsell is an entire building set aside for students who are second-year and above students, graduate students, or transfer students. This building is a gender-inclusive community. If you are selecting your own roommate, you can choose to share your room and suite with fellow students of any gender identity. If housing staff are assigning your roommates and suitemates, you may be assigned a roommate or suitemate whose gender identity is different from your own.
Every suite in Halsell comes with a kitchenette that contains an under-counter refrigerator, microwave, cooktop, and sink. Cooking pots are provided with every suite. In addition, the first floor of Halsell has a larger kitchen with an oven, stovetop, and additional minifridge, available 24/7 for resident use.
Every suite in Halsell comes with a shared in-suite living room. In addition, there are multiple lounges throughout the building equipped with couches, games, cable TV, and space for residents to gather, study and socialize. All lounges are available to residents 24/7.
All suites in Halsell have bathrooms containing a shower, toilet, and sink; these are shared only with other residents of the suite. In-suite bathrooms are individual, lockable rooms, one with a toilet and sink, and the other with a shower. See below for additional restrooms available throughout the building.
You can choose to share your room and suite with fellow students of any gender identity. If housing staff are assigning your roommates and suitemates, you may be assigned a roommate or suitemate whose gender identity is different from your own.
Second-Year and Above: All of Halsell Hall is a Second-Year and Above Community. This community is for students who have completed at least one year at Oregon State, are graduate students, or are transferring from another institution.
Transfer Students: The first floor is home to a Transfer Student community for students transferring to Oregon State after previously completing post-high school coursework at another institution of higher learning. There's also a Transfer Student Living Room on the first floor of Halsell, a private lounge that any transfer student at Oregon State can use.
Professional Staff: Each hall has a professional Resident Director, 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 Halsell Hall to assist residents.