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Students walking into Shiple Hall.

Create your home at University of Detroit Mercy in one of our three residence halls. Living on campus gives you opportunities that can make your college experience more memorable and successful. Live among the friends you will create and have the rest of your life.

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    Shiple Hall

    Shiple Hall is a 7-story traditional residence hall, with men and women occupying the top six floors. It can accommodate approximately 360 students. Shiple has community-style bathrooms with double rooms off a common corridor.

    Wi-Fi, premium cable and all other basic utilities are included.

    Shiple features a game room equipped with a pool table, foosball table, tables for studying and a television. The Young Martyrs Chapel is on the first floor and a full-sized sand volleyball court is located between Shiple Hall and the West Quad.

    The First-Year Experience program is located in Shiple Hall and is exclusively for first-year students. The program provides specific services, activities and programs to help new students successfully transition to Detroit Mercy.

    Shiple Hall opened in 1960 and is named after Father George Shiple, S.J., who was chairman of the Chemistry Department, regent of the School of Engineering and member of the Board of Trustees.

    Floorplan

    Shiple Hall floor plan.

    Click image for Shiple Hall floor plan.

    Security features

    • Programmed student ID required to enter Shiple Hall
    • Shiple Hall room key required to enter elevator or stairwell
    • Night monitors who work from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. signing in guests and monitoring the front door
    • Resident Advisors do multiple walk-throughs each night
    • 24/7 Public Safety (313-993-1234)

    Staff

    Residence Director, Shiple Hall

    Assistant Director of Residence Life

    Trevor Mannausa

    mannautb@udmercy.edu

    313-993-1788

    Cost

    Residency Fees (all prices include room, meal plan and utilities)

                                        Double/single

    Shiple                          $4,467/$6,588

    *Wi-Fi, premium cable and all other basic utilities are included.

    Meal Plans

    Block 255: 255 Meals and $150 Flex/Declining Balance

    Block 190: 190 Meals and $300 Flex/Declining Balance

    For more information, see Where to Eat.

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    The Quads Complex

    The Quads consists of four, 4-story residence halls connected at the basement level to the Quads Commons building. The Quads can house about 440 students and houses Detroit Mercy's upperclassman residents.

    The Quads offers suite arrangements where two double rooms share a single bathroom. Every room is air conditioned and each floor features a lounge with seating and a television.

    The Quad Commons houses the SUMS mailboxes for residents and features the Quad Commons Theatre, which serves as a multipurpose room and television room (private meeting space for groups and organizations).

    Floorplan

    Floorplan of the Quads.

    Click image for The Quads floor plan.

    Security features

    • Peepholes
    • Individually keyed rooms
    • Proxy access to each building
    • Keyed access to floors
    • 24/7 Public Safety (313-993-1234)
    • 24/7 Residence Life staff

    Staff

    Residence Director, Quad Housing Complex (Quads)

    Mike Cunningham

    Michael.cunningham@udmercy.edu

    313-993-1685

    Cost

    Residency fees (all prices include room, meal plan and utilities)

                                                                                                    double/single

    East, North, South, West Quads (with meal plan)                   $4,435/$6,490

    West Quad, Second-fourth floors (without meal plan)            $3,245/$5,192

    *Wi-Fi, Internet, premium cable and all other basic utilities are included.

    Meal Plans

    Block 255: 255 Meals and $150 Flex/Declining Balance

    Block 190: 190 Meals and $300 Flex/Declining Balance

    Block 120: 120 Meals and $500 Flex/Declining Balance

    For more information, see Where to Eat

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    Holden Hall

    Holden Hall is a co-ed dormitory ready to accommodate up to 140 residents of different backgrounds, cultures and origins. It is a traditional residence hall with newly renovated community bathrooms and double rooms off a common corridor.

    The main lobby features comfortable furniture, hardwood floors and a wide screen TV. It's a common site for many Holden Hall activities and a great hangout space.

    Holden has three floors with males and females separated by floor.

    Wi-Fi, premium cable and all other basic utilities are included. Holden features a laundry room, kitchen, dining area and pool table on the ground floor.

    Built in 1946 as a gift from James S. Holden (a former member of the Administrative Council of the University), Holden welcomes residents and guests with four words above the entrance: Domus Amica Domus Optima (A friendly home is the best home).

    Security features

    • Peepholes
    • Individually keyed rooms
    • Proxy access to each building
    • Keyed access to floors
    • 24/7 Public Safety (313-993-1234)
    • 24/7 Residence Life staff

    Staff

                Residence Directory, Holden Hall

                TBD

                reslife@udmercy.edu

                313-993-1230

    Cost

    Residency Fees*

                                        double/single

    Holden Hall                 $4,272/$6,327

    *Wi-Fi, premium cable and all other basic utilities are included.

    Meal Plans

    Block 255: 255 Meals and $150 Flex/Declining Balance

    Block 190: 190 Meals and $300 Flex/Declining Balance

    Block 120: 120 Meals and $500 Flex/Declining Balance

    For more information, see Where to Eat.

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