Murphy hall is named in for Rev. John C. Murphy, the College's first president.
Murphy Hall is located next to the baseball and softball fields and is also home to one of the campus dining halls. Each floor has a lounge, two community bathrooms, and laundry facilities.
Year Built: 1966
Hall Population: 150
Floor Plan: Corridor style. Double on ground and main floors. Singles, doubles, and a standard triple room on the second floor. Community bathrooms.
Resident Assistants: 6.
Student Population: First-year students, ground floor, main floor, and second floor. Upperclass students, second floor.
Gender: Male and female, by floor, by room.
Amenities: Murphy Dining Hall. Lounges with stovetop and microwave. Free laundry facilities on each floor. Vending machines and wireless internet.
Fire Safety: Smoke detectors and alarms.
Avg. Room Size (Double/Rebate Triple Rooms): 11' x 20'
Avg. Room Size (Single Rooms): 9' x 12'
Heating/Cooling: Building wide heating, no air conditioning.
Lighting: Overhead lighting
Furniture: One twin extra-long bed, desk, dresser, closet per resident.
Bed & Mattress: Mattresses are twin extra-long (84" long and 37" wide). Beds may be bunked or lofted. Lofting means putting the bed on an extra set of bedframes at bunkbed height, allowing space for a desk, dresser, etc. underneath. An un-lofted bed is fully adjustable, allowing the bed to be off the floor from 10" – 32".