Office of Residential Life

Residence Halls

We offer a variety of housing options on the Gorham campus, with innovative programs to ease the transition to life on your own, jump start your social life, and help you meet many new and diverse individuals. Each of our residence halls is overseen by a full time, live-in professional Resident Director, assisted by a student Lead Resident Assistant and Resident Assistants, who support the resident student community, and Academic Mentors help support academic success.

Interested in a tour of our residence halls? You may view tour videos here:

See floor plans for the halls. (Note these are not to scale.)

Anderson Hall

Anderson HallCentrally located on the Gorham campus, Anderson offers small hall living. More...










 Philippi Hall

Philippi HallOpened in 2001, it provides myriad upperclass housing options and Gender Inclusive living in most rooms. Home to the upperclass Honors Living Learning Community and the Rainbow Living Learning Community. More...




Robie Andrews Hall

Robie Andrews HallA charming hall, neighboring the performing and fine arts classroom buildings. More...









Upton Hastings Hall

Upton Hastings HallLocated centrally on the Gorham campus, convenient to the Brooks Student Center and many campus resources. More...








Woodward Hall

Woodward HallThis building is small yet dynamic. Convenient to Bailey Hall, Brooks Student Center and academic and administrative resources. More...








Upperclass Hall

Upperclass Hall

Built adjacent to the Paula Hodgdon Athletic field, Upperclass Hall has the distinction of being the first LEED certified residence hall at USM. More...






All residence halls are located on the Gorham campus and include:

  • Wireless internet access in common areas
  • Campus card access to the halls
  • Free laundry facilities with online monitoring
  • Security desk staff beginning at 7pm

All rooms include at a minimum:

  • High speed wireless internet access
  • Energy Star rated MicroFridge (combined refrigerator/freezer/microwave)
  • Standard twin beds in Upperclass Hall and Philippi Hall. Extra long twin beds in Robie Andrews, Upton Hastings, Anderson, and Woodward.
  • Dresser
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Closet or wardrobe
  • Streaming tv service
  • *Apartment common areas in the Upperclass Hall also include full kitchen, dining table and chairs for four, couch and chair
  • ** Suite common areas in Upperclass and Philippi include a couch, chair and two Microfridge units