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Chapin Hall (Humanities Residential College )

Thanks to major renovations that won a preservation award, Chapin maintains its historic charm as the oldest campus residence. It is known for having some of the largest rooms on campus, featuring high ceilings and tall windows. The first-floor lounge has a dramatic open-air staircase leading upstairs. Chapin is also home to the Humanities Residential College, drawing residents from an eclectic mix of majors.

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Building Information

Chapin Information
INFORMATION Chapin Hall (Humanities Residential College)
Area Southwest Area
Housing Model Residential College
Community Size Small (<100)
Eligibility First Year, Transfer, and Returning Students
Room Types Doubles
Area Desk & Building Access Willard
Nearest Dining Hall Foster-Walker
Nearest Fitness Room Willard
Mailroom Willard
Package Center Foster-Walker
Address for Mail & Pkg Delivery 1927 Orrington Ave., Evanston, IL 60201
Heating Radiator Steam Heating
Air Conditioning None
Laundry Location Basement
Elevator No
Bathroom Type(s) Community Style
Flooring Type Carpet
Kitchen/Kitchenette Full kitchen (includes stove/range)
Loftability No
Social Dues Yes

Building Images

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chapin hallway
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Chapin Lounge

Virtual Tour

Chapin Double

Chapin Single with Bath

Floor Plans