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Residence Life and Housing

The Woods

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Why Choose The Woods?

The Woods is a group of nine fully furnished co-ed residence halls (Boston, Cedar, Hawthorn, Hickory, Jacob, Laurel, Maple, Oak, and Pine Halls) that offers dorms with suite-style bathrooms for first-year students. You can live alone, with one roommate, or with two roommates. Meal plans are required. All students are eligible to live in The Woods. The Woods is located near the basketball and volleyball courts and offers floors for business, education, and fine arts majors. The Woods is also a short walk to campus, putting you close to your classes, events on campus, and food.


The Woods is a short walk or shuttle ride to the main part of campus. View The Woods on the campus map: Boston | Cedar | Hawthorn | Hickory | Jacob | Laurel | Maple | Oak | Pine



  • Business, education, and fine arts theme and interest floors
  • Floor lounges
  • Laundry facilities
  • Vending machines
  • Pedestrian Plaza
  • Grills
  • Volleyball court
  • Basketball courts


  • Microwave and refrigerator
  • All utilities included
  • Local phone access
  • High-speed internet and cable TV access
  • Air conditioning

Standard Features

  • Resident Assistants (R.A.)—An R.A. is a person who's been trained to assist you, support you, help you with conflicts, and provide educational opportunities and social activities.
  • Community Council—Get involved in planning activities and governance for your community.
  • Social Activities—Many of these are planned so you get to know your fellow community members.


Unit Options and Floor Plans

All dimensions are approximate and may vary from room to room.


Students per room: one

  • Room: 14'3" x 9'

rendering of a Woods single room with furniture

Super Single

Students per room: one

  • Room: 14'3"' x 13'7"

rendering of a Woods super single room with furniture


Students per room: two

  • Room: 14'3"' x 13'7.5"

rendering of a Woods double room with furniture

Double Deluxe

Students per room: two

  • Room: 14'3"' x 17'9"

rendering of a Woods double deluxe room with furniture


Students per room: three

  • Room: 14'3"' x 17'9"

rendering of a Woods triple room with furniture

Costs and Agreements

The Wright Guarantee Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of tuition, on-campus housing, and dining over a four-year college career for new incoming, in-state, degree-seeking undergraduate students. You will pay the exact same rate for tuition, housing, and dining during your four years at Wright State.

View current housing rates.

The standard agreement is two semesters (academic year).

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