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Campus Living Options

Living Learning Communities

William & Mary's Residence Halls offer variety for students, including a number of options designed to meet the interests and needs of our diverse student population.

Special Interest Housing
  • Africana House promotes awareness of Africa and provides an informal setting where students are introduced to African history, cultures, and current events.
  • Language houses immerse students in a living environment that fosters increased language study and cultural awareness.  Some of the language house options include: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hispanic, Italian, Japanese and Russian.
  • Mosaic House engages students in on-going intellectual exchange about culture, diversity, interracial community and sexuality. Mosaic House provides a supportive space for students at the intersection of the campus's growing diversification and also welcomes students who wish to expand their cross-cultural understanding.
  • Reves International House is William & Mary's own "Global Village," housing international and domestic students with an interest in international affairs.
Gender Inclusive Housing
  • Residence Life is committed to offering gender inclusive housing options to ensure inclusive communities. Residence Life offers two options of housing preferences based on gender:

    • Single-Gender Housing – having roommates/suitemates/apartment-mates who have the same sex listed in Banner
    • Gender Inclusive Housing – having roommates/suitemates/apartment-mates of any gender or gender expression/identity.
Housing Accommodations
  • Medical Housing Accommodation - If you require special housing accommodations approval because of a medical need please contact Student Accessibility Services in the Dean of Students Office.
  • Religious Accommodation Request - Requests for religious housing accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis according to documented need. Following a thorough review through the Dean of Students Office, will make recommendations as appropriate to Residence Life.
Sharpe Community Scholars Program
  • Sharpe Scholars live together in Spotswood Hall - a residence hall specifically for Sharpe and other Scholars.