Wells East Hall

Wells East Tower

Living Option for 2017-18 academic year:

Wells East Hall consists of first year students and returning students. The 2nd, 3rd, and 4th floor will have learning communities. Floors 5-10 will have first year students and returning students intermingled. The 5th floor will be Co-Ed by wing. Global Village will be located on floors 7, 8, and 9.

The learning Communities are: Rising Warhawks I, Rising Warkhawks II, Leaders in Action, Business without Borders, Powered by Tradition, and two other athletic learning communities.

Academic Housing:

  • Rooms: 297
  • Capacity: 530
  • Gender scattered by floor & split by wing:
    • Second Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Third Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Fourth Floor: Co-Ed by Wing
    • Fifth Floor: Co-Ed  by Wing
    • Sixth Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Seventh Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Eighth Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Ninth Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • Tenth Floor: Co-Ed Scattered
    • View Floor Plans

Special Features:

  • Elevator Access
  • Smoke Free Building
  • Pool Table
  • Big Screen TV
  • University Fitness Center
  • Laundry Facilities
  • HawkCard Equipped Vending Machines
  • Mini Computer Lab
  • Substance Free Floor (6th Floor Only)
  • Carpeted Rooms
  • Bed Lofts
  • Bike Lockers available

View example room layout from building

Hall Address:
471 North Prairie Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

Contact Information:
Complex Director: 262-472-4117
Assistant Complex Director: 262-472-4605
Front Desk: 262-472-3708

Hall History
The Wells East Hall and Wells West Hall were completed in 1966 and were named in honor of Cord O. Wells who served as vice president of academic affairs from 1925 to 1967.


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