See why so many students choose Windsor Hall and Ivy House over traditional University of Florida dorms like Beaty Hall, Infinity Hall, Lakeside and Hume Hall. Incoming University of Florida freshmen can watch the residence hall video tour and see the inside of dorm buildings and dorm rooms, private bathrooms, different room layouts options and get a feel for what it would be like to live in a luxury residence hall. Surprisingly, the suites are less expensive than traditional dorms, even though they are bigger in size and offer better amenities.
Which luxury residence hall is right for you? Students who want a room with a private bathroom, larger space, or are on a smaller budget should consider Windsor Hall, where each room is a suite with an attached bathroom and kitchenette.
Aubrey, a University of Florida freshman, discusses her dorm experience living at Windsor Hall, compares it with Beaty Towers, and explains why she thinks that Windsor Hall is the best dorm for University of Florida freshmen.
Closer to University of Florida classes than many traditional University of Florida dorms: Luxury Residence Halls are steps from your classes, behind Norman Hall. That makes it steps from Sorority Row, classes, libraries, the football stadium and the main student hangouts. In fact, Luxury Residence Halls are located closer to many University of Florida classrooms than many of traditional the on-campus dorms and University of Florida off-campus housing.
Often named as the BEST dorm for University of Florida freshmen, Windsor Hall offers the true dorm experience, steps from Univesrity of Florida classes, with private bathrooms, the biggest dorm rooms, a newer building, and an upscale setting where you can meet other students.
The Ivy House is the only all-female dorm for University of Florida Students. It's an obvious choice for students planning on rushing, since its the closest residence hall to Sorority Row. At Ivy most rooms share a bathroom with neighboring rooms.
If you're visiting Gainesville or the University of Florida in the next week, schedule a tour of the luxury dorms while you’re in town. Tours are available Monday – Friday, by appointment. Click here to schedule a tour. You can reserve a dorm room during your appointment.
Not coming to the University of Florida within the next 10 days? Most incoming freshmen reserve their housing onlinel. To begin, click here and enter your info. Your housing contract will be emailed to you with instructions. Your room is not reserved until we receive the signed paperwork. Several room styles are already full, and the remaining rooms are filling quickly for Fall.
Have questions? Speak with a housing specialist. Call 352-376-6223, or email us. We're happy to help!