Residential Life

Housing Guide for New Students and Parents

Welcome to Hamilton!

Whew! You Made It!

Okay, okay.  You got those good grades in high school.  You did well on the achievement tests.  You applied to several good schools.  You waited and waited anxiously by the mailbox.  Then you were finally accepted at Hamilton College!  Hurray!  Now it’s our turn to get down to the business at hand and find you a great place to live next year.  That’s our job.  BUT we need your help!

This site contains almost everything you need to know, as a new student, about housing choices and residential life for your first year on the Hill at Hamilton.  We believe that where and how you live can make a big difference in how successful your total education experience will be in the years to come.

So, let’s explore the residential options available to you during your first year at Hamilton.

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