students playing pool in Olivers Game Room


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 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 students.

Suite living is available for both first-year and upper-class students in Porcupine, Tiffany, and Tigress Halls, where eight students share a suite. Senat Hall offers four-person suites. Eligible 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 in Ohio, Tiffany, Tigress, and Porcupine; wood floors in Almy, Lawrence, Niagara, Perry, and Senat
  • Microwave/refrigerator unit *
  • Smoke detector *
  • Closet or wardrobe
  • Wastebasket
  • Window blinds
  • WiFi

* one per bedroom

** Ohio Hall: a six-drawer dresser is provided in a double suite, and a three-drawer dresser in a single suite.

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.