Wells East

Wells East Tower

Wells East Tower

Living option for 2015-16 academic year:

Tower consists of first year students and returning students. The 2nd and 3rd floor will have learning communities. These learning communities are: Double Coverage, King Chavez Scholars, Leaders in Action and Living the Language. Floors 4-10 will have first year students and returning students intermingled. Floors 4 and 5 will be Co-Ed by wing. Global Village will be located on floors 7, 8, and 9.

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
    • Eigth 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
Asst Complex Director: 262-472-4605
Front Desk: 262-472-3708

Hall History

The Wells Towers 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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