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Facts & Figures

Physical resources

HFS has nearly finished the decade-long Housing Master Plan, with the final phase, the construction of Oak Hall, scheduled to finish in time for the beginning of Autumn Quarter 2020.

Residential housing

Total residence halls: 12
Alder Hall, Elm Hall, Haggett Hall, Hansee Hall, Lander Hall, Madrona Hall, Maple Hall, McCarty Hall, McMahon Hall, Mercer Court A–B, Poplar Hall, Terry Hall, Willow Hall

Total apartments: 8
Blakeley Village, Cedar Apartments, Commodore Duchess Apartments, Laurel Village, Mercer Court C–E, Nordheim Court, Radford Court, Stevens Court

Operating capacities: (By number of beds, unless noted) Alder Hall 617, Cedar Apartments 344, Elm Hall 561, Haggett Hall 404, Hansee Hall 336, Lander Hall 666, Madrona Hall 535, Maple Hall 919, McCarty Hall 983, McMahon Hall 1,045, , Mercer Court A–C 285, Mercer Court D–E 637, Nordheim Court 460, Poplar Hall 285, Stevens Court 519, Terry Hall 314, Willow Hall 565, Blakeley Village 79 units, Commodore Duchess 139 units, Laurel Village 80 units, Radford Court 399 units, Stevens Court Family Housing 35 units.

2019-20 Capacity/Occupancy

Based on 10th-Day Stats—does not include Commodore Duchess, Radford Court, Laurel Village, Blakeley Village or Stevens Court Family Housing.

  9-Month 12-Month Total
As-Built 7,679 1,089 8,768
Overflow 707 0 707
Operating Capacity 8,386 1,089 9,475
Occupancy 8,468 1,082 9,550
% of Capacity 110.3% 99.4%

108.9%

The designations “9-month” and “12-month” refer to the lengths of housing agreements. The 9-month agreement group is mostly made up of residence hall students, with a few 9-month agreement apartment occupants. The 12-month agreement group has apartment occupants on a full-year agreement.

Demographics

Female: 55.1%
Male: 44.9%

Freshmen living on campus
2019: 71.1% (4,966 applicants out of 6,981 enrolled)
2018: 72.7% (5,188 applicants out of 7,141 enrolled)
2017: 68.1% (4,616 applicants out of 6,774 enrolled)

Resident Retention (based on spring quarter capacities)
2019: 40.2% (3,768 returners)
2018: 42.6% (3,610 returners)
2017: 41.5% (3,414 returners)

Total applications for HFS housing (before cancellations)
2019: 11,812
2018: 11,904
2017: 11,090

Dining Data

Residential Dining Locations: 2
Grocery/Convenience Markets: 4
Espresso/Coffee Caf├ęs: 13
Restaurants: 16
Food Trucks: 3

Number of Meal Plans Sold: 9,534
Annual Dining Program Revenues: $49.87 million total sales for FY19
Cost of Residentential Meal Plans: $889-$2,106
Average daily customer count during the academic year: Over 40,000

Highest daily customer counts during the academic year:

  • Residential Dining: Center Table
  • Grocery/Convenience Market: District Market
  • Cafe: Suzzallo Starbucks
  • Food Truck: Motosurf

The DIstrict Market generally does about 1,300 daily transactions

Residential Education

Living Learning Communities
Arts: Elm Hall, 110 students
Business: Madrona Hall, 110 students
Engineering: Maple Hall, 901 students
Global Experience: Haggett Hall, 49 students
Honors: Terry Hall, 180 students
Pre-Health Sciences: Alder Hall, 330 students

Leadership, service and employment opportunities
Budget Advisory Committee: 16 students
Residential Community Student Association (RCSA): 35
Residence Education Programmers (REP): 8 students
Residential Programming Board (RPB): 8 students
Students Expressing Environmental Dedication (SEED) 40
Residential Community Standards Committee: 11 students
Resident Advisers & Community Assistants: 171 students

HFS employs about 1,000 students during the academic year.