Penn State Behrend offers a variety of housing options to meet the needs of a diverse student body. Lawrence, Niagara, and Perry Halls are traditional halls that house two first-year students per bedroom with a common area bathroom on each wing. Almy Hall features double-bedroom suites while Ohio Hall offers four-person suites for first-year and upperclass Honors students.
Suite living is available for upperclass students in Porcupine, Tiffany, and Tigress Halls, where eight students share a suite. Senat Hall offers four-person suites. Eligible upperclass students may also request housing in the on-campus apartments.
All residence bedrooms and suites include these amenities:
- Bed with mattress (extra long twin 80 x 36)
- Desk with lamp and chair
- Dresser **
- Wall-to-wall carpet ***
- Microwave/refrigerator unit *
- Smoke detector *
- Closet or wardrobe
- Window blinds
- Cable TV connection *
- Internet connection
* one per bedroom
** Ohio Hall: a six-drawer dresser is provided in a double suite, and a three-drawer dresser in a single suite.
*** Almy, Perry, Lawrence, and Niagara Halls offer wood flooring and not wall-to-wall carpet.
Apartments also include a living room with couch, chair, coffee table, and end tables, and a fully equipped kitchen with a full-size refrigerator, stove, and table with four chairs.