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  • 13th Street Residence

  • This facility is located in a seven-story New York City landmark building on one of the most beautiful streets in Manhattan. Designed as a traditional residence hall, the 13th Street Residence is an excellent option for first-time college students who want to live close to campus.

  • Location and Description

    Residence Map

  • Population

    Co-ed; primarily freshmen

    Capacity and Layout

    175 residents
    5 to 13 rooms per floor
    1 to 4 persons per room
    Quads, triples, doubles, singles


    Loft/bunk and traditional long twin beds. Each resident has a desk, chair, dresser, and wardrobe.

    Bath Facilities

    3 to 4 private bathrooms per floor.

    Dining Service

    Automatic enrollment in Meal Plan. Each resident receives a $1,595 meal card per semester.

    Study, Work and Leisure Areas

    Art studio and TV and piano lounge; cafeteria on lower level.


    Yes; card-operated


    Phone jacks in room for each resident; each has an assigned phone number. Free incoming calls only. Local and long-distance outcalls through RCN.

    Cable TV

    Limited basic cable TV programming in each bedroom; TV in lounge with basic cable programming.


    Every room has an Ethernet data jack providing free Internet access.


    24-hour security desk; swipe card access to building and room.

    Live-In Staff

    Residence hall director
    6 resident advisors

    Air Conditioning

    Yes; central.