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Beautiful Surroundings and Central Location

Kent Hall is an L-shaped, three-story, co-ed building divided into North and West wings. A main entrance and entrances on both the North and West ends make for easy access to all areas of the building.

Kent Hall

Kent Hall was dedicated on September 13, 1961, in honor of James Kent. Kent was a local attorney who served on the Supreme Court and authored the book, "Commentaries on American Law." This book is considered one of the most widely used legal references by the American Bar Association.


The first floor houses the residence hall director's office, Hall Office, and a lounge with television and vending machines.

In the lower level there is a study lounge, a laundry room which is fully equipped with washers and dryers, and a kitchenette area.

Both first floor and lower level have functional fire places.

Fun Things to Do Near Kent Hall

Kent Hall is close to the College Store, Student Health Center, Telecommunications Office, University Police, the Angell College Center, as well as Memorial Hall.

Memorial Hall houses the Office of Sports and Wellness, the gymnasium, the swimming pool, and Fitness Center.

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