- Named for Raymond E. Manchester, Dean Emeritus of Men, 1926-1954. Dedicated in 1963.
- Houses approximately 244 first year students.
- Co-ed by floor with four floors.
- Houses the Education, Health and Human Services Living-Learning Community
Hall Mailing Address:
Manchester Hall - KSU
575 Senhauser Drive
Kent, OH 44243
1300 Petrarca Drive
Kent, OH 44243
Manchester Hall is comprised mostly of double rooms. All rooms in Manchester Hall are carpeted and have air conditioning. All beds use twin-extra long sheets. Fridge, Freezer, Microwave Units are provided by Residence Services. The loft-able furniture present in the rooms provides a multitude of furniture arrangement options! To learn more about what the lofts are and how they can be used, visit our 'Loft Instructions' page.
During the 2021-2022 academic year, a limited number of deluxe single rooms will be available. The deluxe single room is a double room where only one student will be assigned. Two sets of furniture will be provided in the room and must remain in the room; however, a roommate will not be assigned.
Visitation and Alcohol Policy
To find information regarding hall policies such as visitation or quiet hours, please visit https://www.kent.edu/housing/hallways-handbook.
Dining Close to Manchester Hall:
Manchester and Fletcher Halls together are staffed by a Residence Hall Director (RHD), a Graduate Assistant (GA), and fourteen Resident Assistants (RAs). The staff's main goals are to provide the residents with valuable information, create a positive community through educational programming, maintain a safe and high-quality living environment and serve as a resource whenever a student has a question or concern.
The Manchester Hall Council also operates with the goal of improving student living. Hall Council provides all residents with an opportunity to interact with one another through weekly meetings and a variety of fun activities and programs. The Executive Board provides leadership opportunities within the hall, as well as the whole campus.