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Hillside Hall

Open to sophomore men & women

Est. 2001
Hillside Hall was built overlooking Gilmore Creek and the surrounding bluffs. This four-story building houses 100 sophomore though senior students, with the basement, first and second floors open to sophomores. Hillside is designed in a corridor style, with spacious double rooms, each of which has a private bathroom and shower. Hillside also features four classrooms with updated technical equipment.

Common areas included in Hillside

  • two large lounges
  • computer room with two computers and a printer
  • four classrooms
  • coinless laundry facilities included in room and board
  • three small kitchens with stoves, ovens, microwaves and refrigerators


Rooms are approximately 15.5’ x 20’ and furnished with window blinds, fluorescent lighting, carpet, and air conditioning.


  • 2 moveable beds with extra-long mattresses
  • built-in wardrobes and dressers
  • built-in desks
  • desk chairs
  • private bathroom with shower
  • phone
  • cable and internet hook-up (including access the SMU wireless network)

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