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Top 10 Dorms at Babson College

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Shefali Manjunath
Babson College is a private, business college in Massachusetts. Babson College offers a variety of accommodation for students living on-campus. Here are the top ten dorms at Babson College.

1. Bryant Hall

Bryant Hall dorm building exterior Address: 4 Bryant Way, Wellesley, MA 02481 Bryant Hall is an undergraduate dorm at Babson College. The dorm houses 42 residents, 2 RAs and a community director. Bryant Hall offers both single and double occupancy rooms and comes with an elevator, lounge, television, air conditioning and grill in the community.

2. Canfield and Kieth Halls

Canfield Hall building exterior

Address: 1 and 3 Map Hill Drive, Babson Park, MA 02457 Canfield and Kieth Halls are twin halls located in the middle of campus. Both residence halls house members of Greek Life and special interest groups. There are fifty students in each of these halls with a hundred total and offer many amenities. Both halls have the same floorplan and are often grouped together due to their similarity.

3. Coleman Hall

Coleman Hall exterior

Address: 88 Map Hill Drive, Wellesley, MA 02482 Coleman Hall is a dorm that is near the athletic fields and has a reputation of having a strong school spirit. Babson Hall has single, double and triple dorm rooms, houses 172 residents and comes with many amenities. Coleman has shared bathrooms, a lounge, and a communal kitchen.

4. Forest Hall

Forest Hall exterior buildings with its front lawns Address: 2 Sullivan Road, Wellesley, MA 02482 Forest Hall is one of the largest dorms at Babson College. It houses over 150 first-year students in single, double and triple dorms. Forest Hall requires a meal plan, has a vending machine and has a grill on site while offering a variety of other amenities.

5. Mandell Family Hall

Mandell Family Hall exterior building Address: 5 Map Hill Drive, Babson Park, MA 02457 Mandell Family Hall is a suite-style residence hall at Babson College. Each suite consists of four single rooms. Mandell Hall is only available to students who are at least twenty-one years of age or have achieved junior status. The residence hall houses about 124 students with three residence advisors and is furnished and comes with amenities.

6. Mattos Hall

Mattos Hall exterior building Address: 227 Forest St, Babson Park, MA 02457 Mattos Hall is one of the smaller residence halls at Babson College. As a result, it has a really tight-knit community for first-year students to meet new people. Mattos Hall houses 44 students in single, double and triple occupancy rooms. Mattos also offers a variety of amenities.

7. McCullough Hall

McCollough Hall exterior building with plants and a car parked in front of it Address: 83 Map Hill Drive, Babson Park, MA 02457 McCullough Hall offers a suite-style living for upperclassmen. Each suite has six single rooms and shared bathrooms. All residents must be at least twenty-one years of age or achieved junior status to live in this residence hall. All residents must have a meal plan, a vending machine, and a grill.

8. Park Manor Central

Park Manor Central exterior building

Address: 4 Park Manor Way, Babson Park, MA 02457 Park Manor Central is one of the larger residence halls at Babson College. Park Manor Central is in the center of campus and is close to the dining hall and library. The residence hall has an elevator, communal kitchen, hydration station, and laundry facilities.

9. Van Winkle Hall

Van Winkle Hall exterior building with bikes parked in front of it

Address: 89 Map Hill Drive, Babson Park, MA 02457 Van Winkle Hall is a residence hall at Babson College. Van Winkle Hall houses several themed communities such as the Political Association and Women Giving Back. The residence hall has a laundry facility, common kitchen, and a grill.

10. Woodland Hill

Woodland Hill bedroom with furniture

Woodland Hill is an on-campus housing option for graduate students. Woodland Hill is an apartment complex with studio, 1 bedroom, and 2 bedroom apartments. Each building is air-conditioned, has a laundry facility, volleyball courts, and grill on site.

Here's Your Move-in Day Packing List at Babson College

1. Room Basics

Dorm Room before moving in

  • Bedding
  • Bathroom Utilities
  • Clothes
  • Storage
  • Pictures
  • Room Decor

2. Food and Snacks

Different snacks in a bowl

  • Chips
  • Candy
  • Mini-fridge
  • Meal plan
  • Groceries
  • Cooking supplies

3. Tech and Entertainment

Girl uses a laptop while wearing headphones

  • Laptop
  • Cell phone
  • Chargers
  • Headphones
  • Netflix
  • Movies
  • Games

4. School Supplies

A bunch of school supplies

  • Pencils
  • Pens
  • Tape
  • Highlighters
  • Notebooks
  • Textbooks

5. Cleaning Up and Organizing

Cleaning Supplies

  • Wipes
  • Sprays
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Bathroom cleaning supplies
  • Windex

6. Campus Gears

Babson College t-shirt

  • Babson College t-shirt
  • Backpack
  • School supplies
  • Water bottle
  • Walking shoes
  • Sweatshirt
  • Snow gear

7. Items You Should Ask First Before Bringing

Pets to represent things that are not allowed in the dorm

  • Pets
  • Halogen lamps
  • Electric blanket
  • Dangerous items
  • Anything that can catch fire

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