Student Housing at Jefferson


East Hall, Jefferson’s brand new-on campus student housing, is scheduled to open in August 2014, in time for the Fall 2014 semester.    

Students can apply for housing now!  To live on campus, you must be planning to attend full-time and be enrolled in a degree program (matriculated). If you are new to Jefferson for Fall 2014, you must apply for Admission first and then complete the Housing Application and pay your housing deposit. Current students need only to complete the housing application. 

Jefferson’s state of the art 98,000 sq. ft. residence hall will be a dynamic living and learning environment. Living on campus provides the opportunity to interact more with other students, take part easily in campus activities, enhance your learning experience and to further your overall personal growth and development. 

East Hall will accommodate 294 students including eight student resident assistants. Additionally, two professional resident directors will live in the hall and be available 24/7 to assist students. 

The residence hall living space features a combination of double bedrooms and single bedrooms in four spacious styles of suites or quads designed for 6-person, 5-person, 4-person or 3-person occupancy. Units are fully furnished and feature numerous amenities including:

  • Healthy Meal Plan Options
  • Modern kitchens in each suite with full refrigerator and dining area
  • Free laundry facilities on every floor
  • Free cable television and wireless internet connections
  • Study lounge on every floor
  • Computerized entry-monitoring system
  • Available parking for residents
  • 24 hour security patrols

A common area joins the two building wings and feature study lounges, classrooms, computer nook and large group meeting room.

East Hall is right on Jefferson’s campus, only a short walking distance to all campus buildings and activities and within two miles of a major shopping mall, movie theater and restaurants. 

Our residence hall FAQs and room and board information provide additional details about Jefferson’s on-campus student housing.  Please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Housing and Residence Life at or at 315-755-0411 with any questions. You can keep an eye on construction progress via our webcam.

The residence hall is owned by the Faculty Student Association LLC at JCC, a non-profit organization that provides ancillary service in support of the College, and will be operated and managed in partnership with Jefferson Community College.

Take a look at the latest TV commercial featuring the new residence hall.