residence hall

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Noun1.residence hall - a college or university building containing living quarters for studentsresidence hall - a college or university building containing living quarters for students
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
hall of residence - a university dormitory
living quarters, quarters - housing available for people to live in; "he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"
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(ˈrezidənt) noun
a person who lives or has his home in a particular place. a resident of Edinburgh.
1. living or having one's home in a place. He is now resident abroad.
2. living, having to live, or requiring a person to live, in the place where he works. a resident caretaker.
reside (rəˈzaid) verb
to live or have one's home in a place. He now resides abroad.
ˈresidence noun
1. a person's home, especially the grand house of someone important.
2. the act of living in a place, or the time of this. during his residence in Spain.
ˈresidencyplural ˈresidencies noun
the home of the governor etc in a colony etc.
ˌresiˈdential (-ˈdenʃəl) adjective
1. (of an area of a town etc) containing houses rather than offices, shops etc. This district is mainly residential; a residential neighbourhood/area.
2. requiring a person to live in the place where he works. a residential post.
3. of, concerned with, living in a place.
ˈresidence hall noun
(American dormitory) a building with rooms for university students to live in.
in residence
(especially of someone important) staying in a place, sometimes to perform some official duties. The Queen is in residence here this week.
take up residence
to go and live (in a place, building etc). He has taken up residence in France.
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8 million in bonds issued by Montana State University (MSU) to pay for the design and construction of a new residence hall at MSU's Bozeman campus.
All students in the residence hall system can make individual appointments with embedded counselors or attend group counseling sessions; walk-in appointments are also offered for students in crisis.
1: construction of a 54,268 square foot residence hall building on the southeast community college - milford campus.
Fahy, 27, allegedly went into a women's bathroom in a residence hall at the school and put his cell phone into occupied stalls to take photographs Friday.
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4 million in low-cost financing for Purchase College-SUNY to construct a new residence hall on its campus.
This study focuses on how campus space, particularly the residence hall, may foster or hinder students' interactions and, subsequently, their belonging.
To better ensure the health, safety and well being of our students, our residence hall space must increase to accommodate our growing student population.
Engelberth Construction of Keene has been selected as the contractor for Plymouth State University's planned Merrill Place Residence Hall and Conference Center, a new 350-bed residence hall to accommodate growing enrollment and the need for on-campus conference facilities.
Even if the Residence Hall Room was cleaned after move-out day, the first thing the college student will need to do is clean up the dorm room.
s CPA: 17 Global has acquired a 70,000 square-foot, newly constructed student residence hall in Jacksonville, Florida, for approximately USD 18m, the company said.