• Loeb Hall

  • Loeb Hall opened its doors in August 1989 and is the first residence hall owned and operated by The New School. An energetic and passionate residence life staff makes Loeb Hall ideal for college students looking for a strong community and active programs and events.

  • Population

    Co-ed; primarily underclassmen

    Capacity and Layout

    272 residents
    5 suites per floor
    4 persons per suite
    Primarily doubles; some singles


    Twin beds
    Each resident has desk, chair, dresser, wardrobe.

    Kitchen and Bath Facilities

    Shared bath in each suite
    Stove, refrigerator, dining table, and chairs in each suite

    Study, Work, and Leisure Areas

    First-floor quiet study lounge; open TV and work space lounge in basement; two music practice rooms; art studio; fitness room; and front and rear patios


    Yes; card-operated


    Each resident has assigned phone number and phone jack in room. Free incoming calls only. Local and long-distance calling through RCN.

    Cable TV

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

    Residence Hall Channel Guide


    Wireless internet access is available throughout the residence hall. 


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

    Live-In Staff

    Residence Hall Director
    7 Resident Advisors


    Yes; central