At Franklin Pierce University, First Year Students are assigned to: Granite, Mount Washington, and New Hampshire. The housing capacity of this area is 563. There are also first year residents that are assigned to the first floor of Edgewood Hall. Three Residential Experience Directors and 12 student Community Assistants supervise this area. Please note that the All Access Meal Plan is required for each First Year resident.

There is one Professional Live-in Residential Experience Director who resides in each building and assists in the development of communal living. This individual is also responsible for enhancing their residents' college experience by assisting with programs that promote development, both academically and socially. The halls are separated by gender with newly renovated common bathrooms available to the residents on that respective hall. The floors are distinct by number, floor from ground level up, as well as by direction, defined as North, East, South, or West. The beds are not bunked and upon moving in if all roommates want the beds bunked, University staff will assist. Granite's handicap accessible hall is located on 1 East.

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Granite Hall

Granite Hall is a smoke-free, stand alone First Year Residence Hall that houses 175 residents. The halls are separated by gender with a common bathrooms available to the residents on that respective hall. The floors are distinct by number, floor from ground level up, as well as by direction, defined as North, East, South, or West. The beds are not bunked and upon moving in if all roommates want the beds bunked, University staff will assist. Granite Hall's handicap accessible hall is located on 1 East.

There is one Professional Live-in Residential Experience Director who resides in the building and assists in the development of communal living. This individual is also responsible for enhancing their residents' college experience by assisting with programs that promote development, both academically and socially.

There are also four Community Assistants that live in the building and are responsible for specific halls/floors. A Community Assistant is an upper class student who assists in building community within their area as well as helping residents get involved in the University community through various programming initiatives.

Room  Amenities Dimensions  Windows
Common Area Filtered hot & cold water

Soda Vending Machines

FREE washer and dryer units
N/A N/A
Double Room 1 Cable TV Outlet

1 Phone Outlet

Computer/Internet Hookup (as many as there are residents)

Bed
Twin extra long
23 ¾" clearance from floor
Bunkable*

Desk
45"L x 30"H x 24"D

Wardrobe
35 1/2"L x 77"H x 23 3/34"D
13.5' x12' Box Fan Dimensions: 23 W x 25 1/2 H

Window unit for Curtains: 53 W x 58 1/2 H
Triple Room 1 Cable TV Outlet

1 Phone Outlet

Computer/Internet Hookup (as many as there are residents)

Bed
Twin extra long
23 ¾" clearance from floor
Bunkable*

Desk
45"L x 30"H x 24"D

Wardrobe
35 1/2"L x 77"H x 23 3/34"D
18' x 13' Box Fan Dimensions: 23 W x 25 1/2 H

Window unit for Curtains: 53 W x 58 1/2 H

Mount Washington Hall

Mt. Washington Hall is a smoke-free First Year Residence Hall that houses 190 residents. The halls are separated by gender with common bathrooms available to the residents on that respective hall. The floors are distinct by number, floor from ground level up, as well as by direction, defined as North, East, South, or West. Mt. Washington is connected to New Hampshire, another First Year Area Residence, by a crossover floor.The beds are not bunked and upon moving in if all roommates want the beds bunked, University staff will assist.

There is one Professional Live-in Residential Experience Director who resides in the building and assists in the development of communal living. This individual is also responsible for enhancing their residents college experience by assisting with programs that promote development, both academically and socially.

There are also four Community Assistants that live in the building and are responsible for specific halls/floors. A Community Assistant is an upper class student who assists in building community within their area as well as helping residents get involved in the University community through various programming initiatives.

Room  Amenities Dimensions  Windows
Common Area Filtered hot & cold water

Soda Vending Machines

FREE washer and dryer units
N/A N/A
Double Room 1 Cable TV Outlet

1 Phone Outlet

Computer/Internet Hookup (as many as there are residents)

Bed
Twin extra long
23 ¾" clearance from floor
Bunkable*

Desk
45"L x 30"H x 24"D

Wardrobe
35 1/2"L x 77"H x 23 3/34"D
13.5' x12' Box Fan Dimensions: 23 W x 25 1/2 H

Window unit for Curtains: 53 W x 58 1/2 H
Triple Room 1 Cable TV Outlet

1 Phone Outlet

Computer/Internet Hookup (as many as there are residents)

Bed
Twin extra long
23 ¾" clearance from floor
Bunkable*

Desk
45"L x 30"H x 24"D

Wardrobe
35 1/2"L x 77"H x 23 3/34"D
18' x 13' Box Fan Dimensions: 23 W x 25 1/2 H

Window unit for Curtains: 53 W x 58 1/2 H

New Hampshire Hall

New Hampshire is a smoke-free First Year Residence Hall that houses 190 residents. The halls are separated by gender with common bathrooms available to the residents on that respective hall. The floors are distinct by number, floor from ground level up, as well as by direction, defined as North, East, South, or West. New Hampshire Hall's handicap accessible halls are located on 2 East and 2 West. New Hampshire has a crossover floor that connects to Mt. Washington, another First Year Area Residence. The beds are not bunked and upon moving in if all roommates want the beds bunked, University staff will assist.

There is one Professional Live-in Residential Experience Director who resides in the building and assists in the development of communal living. This individual is also responsible for enhancing their residents' college experience by assisting with programs that promote development, both academically and socially.

There are also 4 Community Assistants that live in the building and are responsible for specific halls/floors. A Community Assistant is an upper class student who assists in building community within their area as well as help residents get involved in the University community through various programming initiatives.

Room  Amenities Dimensions  Windows
Common Area Filtered hot & cold water

Soda Vending Machines

FREE washer and dryer units
N/A N/A
Double Room 1 Cable TV Outlet

1 Phone Outlet

Computer/Internet Hookup (as many as there are residents)

Bed
Twin extra long
23 ¾" clearance from floor
Bunkable*

Desk
45"L x 30"H x 24"D

Wardrobe
35 1/2"L x 77"H x 23 3/34"D
13.5' x12' Box Fan Dimensions: 23 W x 25 1/2 H

Window unit for Curtains: 53 W x 58 1/2 H
Triple Room 1 Cable TV Outlet

1 Phone Outlet

Computer/Internet Hookup (as many as there are residents)

Bed
Twin extra long
23 ¾" clearance from floor
Bunkable*

Desk
45"L x 30"H x 24"D

Wardrobe
35 1/2"L x 77"H x 23 3/34"D
18' x 13' Box Fan Dimensions: 23 W x 25 1/2 H

Window unit for Curtains: 53 W x 58 1/2 H