Live on Campus
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Live on Campus

Living on campus is fun, convenient and likely your first experience living away from home. Jefferson’s East Hall is a perfect option to get the full college experience. It’s a modern residence hall with so much to offer you. To live on campus, you must be attending full-time and be enrolled in a degree program (matriculated).

We are thrilled you have decided to live on campus in East Hall.  To get started, the first thing you need to do is make sure you have applied and been accepted to Jefferson.  Once that is done, now you can reserve your spot.  The residence hall fills up each semester, so don't delay. 


Pay your deposit

$250 student housing deposit to reserve your spot can be paid online or mailed in.

Apply for financial aid

Financial aid can be used to help pay for living expenses on campus.

  • Fully furnished suites & quads for everyone, all with a private bathroom
  • Free cable TV, WiFi and wireless printing    
  • Free parking for resident
  • Computerized entry-monitoring system and 24-hour security patrols
  • Healthy Meal Plan Options
  • Free laundry facilities on every floor

East Hall is located right on Jefferson’s beautiful 90-acre campus, a short walk to all campus buildings and the many activities and Cannoneer athletic events we offer throughout the academic year.

Living in East Hall

East Hall has a combination of triple bedrooms, double bedrooms and single bedrooms in spacious styles of suites or quads designed for 6-person or 4-person occupancy. Units are fully furnished and include a living room and kitchenette with a full refrigerator. 

A very cool common area called the HUB joins the two building wings and features large study lounges, classrooms, a computer nook and a fully functional kitchen for residents' use. 

See it for yourself

Seeing is believing and when we tell you East Hall is nice – don’t take our word for it. Schedule a campus tour and see it in person or watch a video of East Hall to give you an idea of how nice it actually is. You won’t be disappointed.

Take a tour of East Hall

Life off campus

  • Within two miles of a shopping mall, movie theater, restaurants, an ice arena and the YMCA.
  • Year-round activities and attractions in the nearby Adirondacks and the Thousand Islands region and along Lake Ontario like whitewater rafting, kayaking, hiking, fishing, snowboarding and downhill or cross-country skiing.
  • Worried about transportation? Don’t be. We’ve got a van that can take you places.
  • Explore the Area

Residence Life Office
East Hall, building 14
(315) 755-0411

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