Taylor Hall

Taylor Hall at Hastings College is a great place to live in an historic dorm.
Taylor Hall

Note: Taylor Hall underwent updates in 2014, including paint, carpet and other finishings, and a the kitchen was updated in 2015.


Rooms in Taylor Hall have an historic touch – appropriate for a residence hall built in 1938. There's no standard room in Taylor, as there's single, double and quad rooms of differing shapes and sizes.

You'll find hardwood floors and dormers creating fun nooks and angled ceilings on third floor. First and second floor rooms may have build-in dressers, closets and mirrors, while some of the garden view rooms are the largest on campus. Every floor has at least one lounge for you to study and be social, and there's exersize equipment downstairs.

Room Sizes

Taylor Hall dorm or residence hall at Hastings CollegeSizes vary by floor and room type:

  • Garden view rooms range from 11'3" x 15'9" (177 sq. ft.) to 25'9" x 23'6" (605 sq. ft.) and have easy access to laundry and the largest lounge in Taylor.
  • A typical first floor room is 11'7" x 15'1" (174 sq. ft), although some are smaller and others a bit larger.
  • A typical second floor room is 11'6" x 15' (173 sq. ft.), although a few are slightly smaller and a couple are 15'6" x 13'5" (208 sq. ft.) or even larger.
  • Third floor rooms range from 15'8" x 12'2" (190 sq. ft) to 14'11" x 18'5" (275 sq. ft.) and include tons of homey charm.

Taylor Hall, like all dorms on campus, is air conditioned and includes the free use high efficiency washers and dryers (no scrounging for quarters!). You'll also find lounges and common areas with comfy couches and chairs and large-screen TVs for hanging out with friends. There's wifi throughout, access to kitchen space and if you have pressing issues, there are irons and ironing boards on every floor

Taylor accommodates 106 women from all areas of majors and campus involvement. Taylor residents are proud of their diversity and putting their academics first!

A typical two-person room includes:

  • Extra-long twin beds (36 inches by 80 inches); beds can be lofted, bunked or left down
  • Two dressers
  • Two desk chairs
  • Two desks

Meet the Residence Director at Taylor

Molly Moss

mmoss@hastings.edu

Molly Moss is the resident director for Taylor Hall. Molly recently received her Master of Arts in higher education and student affairs leadership from the University of Norther Colorado. She has Bachelor of Arts degrees in sociology, and peace and justice studies from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. She's held numerous positions within Student Affairs, most recently as a graduate assistant advisor to Student Senate at UNC.