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1940 Residence Hall

Meet Our Staff

Dominique Jones-King
Dominique Jones-King
Front Desk Manager
1940 Residence Hall
tuf31231@temple.edu
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Matthew Hulett
Resident Director
MattMH@temple.edu

Room Rates

Room Rates by Residence Hall
Residence Hall Room Types Semester Rates Summer Rates
1940 Residence HallDouble$4,700 

About this Residence Hall

Front Desk Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Sundays: Closed

Front Desk Phone Number

215-777-1940

Thermostat/Temperature Control

Temperature is determined by campus facilities based on the time of year. The individual thermostats in each suite indicate temperature but do not control individual rooms. Submit a maintenance request if you wish to request a change in temperature.

LAUNDRY

Every hall has washers and dryers that can be paid for using quarters or Diamond Dollars. Quarters are inserted directly into the machines, whereas Diamond Dollars are applied using the machine located on the walls. Students must report all maintenance concerns directly by calling 1-800-927-9274 or by visiting Caldwell and Gregory. Every machine is labeled with a unique number, so just provide the location (hall), floor, and the machine number.

MAIL DELIVERY/PICK UP

The length of time it takes for you to receive a package depends on the carrier.  Some carriers, such as UPS, deliver to a central location on campus. Packages are then sorted and transported to individual halls within 2-3 business days.  Other carriers, such as Amazon, deliver directly to each hall, reducing the length of time it takes for packages to arrive in-hall and be processed by front desk staff.  Residents may pick up packages during front desk hours.  Mailboxes have combination codes and are assigned to suites rather than individual students. Stop by the front desk if you have forgotten your combination.

View room rates here.

There is an anticipated 3% increase to the current housing rates for the 2018-2019 year.

Property Details

Property Description

Property Type:

Gender Segregated by Suite

Total Units:

85

Total Floors:

5

Bathroom Format:

Suite-Style

Location Highlights

  • 472 spaces for first and second year students
  • 2-person and 4-person suites with private baths.
  • Game-rooms, a TV lounge, a multipurpose room for programming, and study and social areas
  • Computer stations with printer
  • Includes ADA accessible units.

Suite Style Room Types

4 person, 2 bedroom with a half bathroom (sink + toilet) and a second half bathroom (sink + shower)

  • Unit Type A
  • Unit Type C
  • Unit Type E

2 person, 1 bedroom with a full bathroom

  • Unit Type B
  • Unit Type D
  • Unit Type F

This residence hall includes ADA accessible units.

Property Features

Convenience

  • Elevator
  • Community Laundry Room

Security

  • Entrance Monitored by Campus Safety

Dining

  • No On-Site Facilities

Units May Feature

Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/Satellite Ready

Kitchen

  • Community Microwaves
  • Community Refrigerator

Floor Plans

1940 Residence Hall

Room Type Diagrams (hover to enlarge)

Residence Hall room and floor plan descriptions.
View Floor PlansRoom Types (see above)

Ground Floor

1st Floor

2nd Floor

3rd Floor

4th Floor

5th Floor