PITZER, ATHERTON AND SANBORN HALLS (P.A.S.)
PITZER HALL houses 78 students. Rooms are double occupancy, with two rooms sharing an adjoining vanity, bathroom and shower. Common areas include a living room, eight study rooms, and laundry facilities. The first level of Pitzer Hall is the home of the Admission Office.
ATHERTON HALL houses 62 students. Rooms are double occupancy with two rooms sharing an adjoining vanity, bathroom and shower. Common areas include a living room, six study rooms, and laundry facilities. The first level of Atherton Hall is also home to the campus mail center, art studios, a music practice room, and the Lenzner Family Art Gallery.
SANBORN HALL houses 178 students. Rooms are double occupancy with two rooms sharing an adjoining vanity, bathroom and shower. Common areas include a living room, nine study rooms, laundry facilities and a kitchen.
(not open to new student housing)
Mead Hall is the oldest residence hall on campus. This three-story, six-tower complex houses approximately 225 students. Suites share a common living room with four people on each side for a total of eight people in a suite. Common areas include a community kitchen, laundry facilities and a television lounge. Mead is also home to the Center for Asian Pacific American Students (CAPAS), Arboretum Manager Office, The Rabbit Hole (a confidential and respectful substance abuse education and outreach program), the Marquis Library and Pitzer College Archives and the Office of Communications.
Mead Hall also offers a substance-free and a community involvement tower that exemplifies one of the College’s educational objectives; awareness of the social and ethical implications of action. Residence life in the Involvement Tower is generally self-governed within the parameters of Pitzer’s residential life policies. Students are strongly encouraged to attend Tower meetings and participate in Pitzer’s community or the community at large.
WEST AND EAST HALLS
West and East Halls, the newest residential living areas on Pitzer’s campus, opened in fall of 2012. West and East Halls are made up of four buildings that house 300 sophomores, juniors and seniors in suite style living. Set on the northest part of campus, living in W.E. Halls is an incredible living experience; it boasts not only beautiful facilities but an unobstructed view of the magnificent San Gabriel mountain range. It is also houses a demonstration kitchen, faculty-in-residence apartments, the Offices of Study Abroad and International Programs, and the Mosbacher/Gartrell Center for Media Experimentation and Activism.