Wright Hall


  • Named for G. Harry Wright, chairman of the theater division of the School of Speech, 1935 - 1964.
  • Dedicated in 1968.
  • Houses approximately 500 first-year to upper-class students. Co-ed and has nine floors.
  • Tri-Rec exercise facility located in the Tri-Towers Rotunda.
  • Air-conditioning. Attached dining area.
  • Houses the College of Arts and Sciences Living-Learning Community.
  • Houses the Computer Science Living-Learning Community.

Hall Mailing Address:

Student Name
Room Number, Hall
1375 Eastway Drive
Kent, OH 44243

GPS Address:

1475 Leebrick Drive
Kent, OH 44243


Wright Hall is comprised of double rooms. Fridge, Freezer, Microwave Units are provided in the students rooms. The loftable furniture present in the rooms provides semi-loftable capabilities. Meaning, one of the beds can be lofted on top of the desk units or the beds can be bunked. To learn more about the loftable furniture and configuration options, please visit our Loft Instructions page. All beds use extra long sheets.

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 Wright Hall:


Wright Hall is staffed by a Residence Hall Director (RHD), a Graduate Assistant (GA), and ten 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.

Hall Council

The Wright 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 with the whole campus.


Required preventative maintenance is completed in each student room twice a year.



Koonce and Wright Double Room diagram


Koonce and Wright restroom with ADA accessible shower and toilet diagram