Benson Hall

Benson Hall

Living Option for 2017-18 academic year:

A quarter of this building will be first year students and three-quarters of this building will be returning students. The 2nd floor will strictly be for new students. The 1st and 3rd floor will strictly be for returning students. The 4th floor will be first year and returning students intermingled.

Academic Housing:

  • Rooms: 119
  • Capacity: 199
  • Gender scattered by floor:
    • First Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Second Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Third Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Fourth Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • View Floor Plans

Special Features:

  • Smoke Free Building
  • Copy Machine
  • Pool Table
  • Big Screen TV
  • Laundry Facilities
  • HawkCard Equipped Vending Machines
  • Carpeted Rooms
  • Bed Lofts
  • Bike Lockers available

View example room layout from building

Hall Address:
1008 West Starin Road
Whitewater, WI 53190

Contact Information:
Complex Director: 262-472-2515
Asst Complex Director: 262-472-2126
Front Desk: 262-472-5698

Hall History
Benson Hall was completed in 1964 and named in honor of Marie Benson who taught business education at UW-Whitewater from 1922 to 1963.


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