Freshman Housing

At Olivet Nazarene University, we know comfort, security and fun are all essential ingredients to bring out your best as a college student.

Take The Freshman Guys Dorm Tour

Freshmen and upperclassmen study, relax and build lifelong friendships in a variety of housing settings.

Living on campus is one of the highlights of the ONU experience. Sharing and learning together, hanging out and having fun together — this is how close friendships and lifelong memories are formed.

Take The Freshman Girls Dorm Tour

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Nesbitt Hall

This four-story residence hall for freshman men features two-person rooms and easy access for persons with disabilities. The Cafe a la Cart dining area on the first floor is open to all students for lunch.

Nesbitt Hall is a male residence hall housing 150 freshman students. It is a traditional dormitory with two-person rooms (10×14) with one window (51”w x 63”l). Community bathrooms are located in the middle of each floor. Each floor contains laundry facilities. TV and/or study rooms are found at various locations throughout the building. Nesbitt’s four story building offers easy handicap access.

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Chapman Hall

Chapman Hall is a home for approximately 200 freshman male students during the school year. A four-story building, Chapman Hall is a legacy on the Olivet campus.

Chapman Hall has a lounge on the entry level, equipped with television and seating. The first floor contains laundry facilities, and the lower level hosts a TV/game room and vending machines. Community restrooms and shower facilities are located near the middle of each floor.

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Parrott Hall

Parrott is a freshman female residence hall with the capacity to house approximately 190 students. It is a traditional residence hall with two-person rooms (11×11) and a community bathroom in the middle of each floor.

Rooms have two windows (35”w x 53”l). All rooms are tiled. This hall has a common lounge with a kitchen on the first floor and laundry facilities in the lower level. Located on all four floors are community restrooms, showers, study area, and a small utility area furnished with microwave, kitchen sink, and ironing board.

A chapel is located on the second floor, and a TV room on the third floor. Vending machines are located on first floor north stairwell. Laundry facilities are located in the lower level at the south end of the building.

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Williams Hall

Williams is a freshman female residence hall and houses approximately 220 students. It is a four-story building with a large common lounge on the entry-level floor.

Williams has traditional two- person rooms (11 x 14). Four suites are available, which are two rooms connected by a private bathroom. Each room has one window (40”w x 53”l).

Laundry facilities are available in the lower level, near the full-size kitchen. Microwaves are not allowed in individual rooms, but are available in the kitchen and the common lounge.

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